1) Used as a verb in an intriguing description of a poke or bag, possibly meaning to fray.

1665 it is his poake ... hee knowes it by severall marks ... the length of it is the breetch of the cloth the selvidge is both at the top and bottom and but one seame at the side dubble sewed for sprouting, Treeton.

places Treeton
dates 1665

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