According to Joshua 9:20 in the King James
Bible - where it was coined - which word best translates the phrase
hewers of wood and drawers of water: servant
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics (meaning), linguistics, neologism, idiom, word origin, syntax, dialect, lexicon (vocabulary), diction, pidgin, synonym, antonym, homonym, cant, argot, lingo, and redundancy.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
According to Joshua 9:23: "Never shall your descendants cease to be
slaves, hewers of wood and drawers of water."
Please note that these are draft questions for the board game MooT.
If you spot an error or disagree with anything I've said here,
please let me know and I'll fix it.
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