Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
puckento thump. beat.]
To mix and stir when wet, as clay for bricks, pottery, etc.
To fill or stop with clay by tamping; to fill in or spread with mortar, as a floor or partition, for the purpose of deadening sound. See
Tempered clay; clay moistened and worked so as to be plastic.
A pug mill.
a kind of mill for grinding and mixing clay, either for brickmaking or the fine arts; a clay mill. It consists essentially of an upright shaft armed with projecting knives, which is caused to revolve in a hollow cylinder, tub, or vat, in which the clay is placed.
An elf, or a hobgoblin; also same as
A name for a monkey.
A name for a fox.
An intimate; a crony; a dear one.
Chaff; the refuse of grain.
One of a small breed of pet dogs having a short nose and head; a pug dog.
Any geometrid moth of the genus
Webster 1828 Edition