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Pightel \Pigh"tel\, n. [Cf. Pight, Picle.] A small inclosure. [Written also pightle.] [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]


n. (context archaic dialectal English) A small piece of enclosed land, often by a hedge. Some authorities also indicate that a '''pightle''' tends to be associated with a house or messuage.

Usage examples of "pightle".

Passing by your broad acres this fine morning we saw a pightle, which we deemed would suit.