Definition of smittling in English:

smittling

(also smittlin', smitlin, smittlin)

adjective

dialectBritish
  • Infectious; contagious. Also figurative. Compare smitting , "smittle".

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Bradford Observer. From smittle + -ing.

Pronunciation

smittling

/ˈsmɪt(ə)lɪŋ/ /ˈsmɪtlɪŋ/