1) To decay, rot, crumble away, now used only by dialect speakers.

1642 The first decay of wilfes is allwayes att the hearte, for they will rotte, mosker, and bee hollowe within soe that a man may stande within them when the sides are sounde and the tree alive, Elmswell

1711 the old lead was very much maskard, Sheffield.

dates 1642 1711

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