fettle n : a state of fitness and good health; "in fine fettle"
- Rhymes with: -ɛtəl
- In the context of "Northern England|and|Yorkshire": To sort out, to fix.
- To line the hearth of a furnace with sand prior to pouring molten metal.
- In the context of "transitive|Geordie": To be upset or in bad mood.
- Divint fettle yersel ower that!
- In ceramics, to remove (as by sanding) the seam lines left by the meeting of two molds.
- In the context of "UK|cycling|slang": To repair or tune a bicycle.