Definitions For Horning


HORNING. (countable and uncountable, plural HORNINGs) The activity of blowing the horn of a train. The appearance of the moon when increasing, or in the form of a crescent. : (J. Gregory) (US, historical) A mock serenade with tin horns and other discordant instruments by way of showing public disapproval. (legal, Scotland) The issuing of letters of horning.

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letters of horning


{{present participle of, en, horn, nocat=1}}


From Middle English hornyng; equivalent to {{af, en, horn, -ing}}.

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Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Horning is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

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