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Appalachian Dialect

putting wood in stove
Appalachian Dialect

Chunk the Fire

chunkB verb1 (also chunk up) To stoke or stir (a fire), feed with wood.1939 Hall Coll. Cataloochee NC My brother,…

feather
Appalachian Dialect

Feather

The other day I was thumbing through my Dictionary of Smoky Mountain English and noticed there were several interesting entries…