Kern(n.) A light-armed foot soldier of the ancient militia of Ireland and Scotland; -- distinguished from gallowglass, and often used as a term of contempt.
Kern(n.) Any kind of boor or low-lived person.
Kern(n.) An idler; a vagabond.
Kern(n.) A part of the face of a type which projects beyond the body, or shank.
Kern(n.) A churn.
Kern(n.) A hand mill. See Quern.
Kern(v. i.) To harden, as corn in ripening.
Kern(v. i.) To take the form of kernels; to granulate.
Kern(v. t.) To form with a kern. See 2d Kern.
Kerned(a.) Having part of the face projecting beyond the body or shank; -- said of type.
Kerned(imp. & p. p.) of Kern
Kerning(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Kern
Words within kerne