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Definition of the verb Accoast
What does Accoast mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: accoasted | accoasting | accoasts
- [transitive] and [intransitive] [obsolete] To lie or sail along the coast or side (of); to accost.
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Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
To accoast, Skinner says, is latus lateri adjungere, to join side to side, from the Lat. costa, (of unknown origin ;) discoast is latus lateri disjungere, to disjoin side from side. To go away or far from, from the coast or side of, to depart, to separate ...
Encyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)
by Edward Smedley
See Accoast, or Accost. Coast, n. >To accoast, Skinner says, is, latus Co'aster. J lateri, adjungere, to adjoin side to side; from the Lat. costa, (of unknown Origin.) To go near to, to the side of, to approach. To go, or continue in motion by or upon ...
An Universal Etymological English Dictionary; Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, Either Ancient Or Modern, ... and Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words, ...together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Used in Our Ancient Statutes, Chartes, Writs, Old Records, and Processes in Law; ... Containing Many Thousand Words More Than Either Harris Philips, Kersey, Or Any English Dictionary Before Extant. To Wich is Added, a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs, with Their Explication and Illustration. The Whole Work Compil'd and Methodically Digested, ... By N. Bailey, Philologos (1757)
To ACCOAST' ...
by William Toone
To ACCOAST, to land from on board a Ship, Boat, &c. to go ashore. ACCOLADE, clipping and colling, embracing about the Neck; a Ceremony formerly ...
An Universal Etymological English Dictionary Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue, ... and Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words Derived from Any of the Aforefaid Languages; ... Together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Us'd in Our Ancient Statutes, ... By N. Bailey (1724)
oro ACCOAST ...
by Encyclopaedia Perthensis
- To ACCOAST, to go ashore.
Comprehending the Derivations of the Generality of Words in the English Tongue ... And Also a Brief and Clear Explication of All Difficult Words ... Together with a Large Collection and Explication of Words and Phrases Used in Our Ancient Statutes, Charters, Writs ... and the Etymology, and Interpretation of the Proper Names of Men, Women, and Remarkable Places in Great Britain ... Also a Collection of Our Most Common Proverbs ... by Nathan Bailey
To ACCOAST, to land from on board a Ship, Boat. toe. to go a. ft >re. ACCOLA'DE, clipping ...
by Ernest Weekley
ahorder, " to approach, accoast, ahhoord; hoord or lay ahoord; corne, or draw neer unto" (Cotg.). Seecoas/. accouchement. F., from accoucher, to hring to hed. See couch. Early 19 cent. euph. account. OF. aconter, VL. *accomputare ...
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Video shows what accoast means. To lie or sail along the coast or side (of); to accost.. accoast pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by Wiktionary ...
Scrabble value of A1C3C3O1A1S1T1
The value of this 7-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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