- A bush; a thick shrub; a bushy clump.(R)"An ivy todde." [Spenser.]"The ivy tod is heavy with snow." [Coleridge.]
- An old weight used in weighing wool, being usually twenty-eight pounds.
- A fox; -- probably so named from its bushy tail."The wolf, the tod, the brock." [B. Jonson.]
Etymology: Akin to D. todde a rag, G. zotte shag, rag, a tuft of hair, Icel. toddi a piece of a thing, a tod of wool