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Definition of the verb accoutre
What does accoutre mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: accoutred | accoutring | accoutres
- provide with military equipment
Alternative definition of the verb accoutre
- [transitive] To furnish with dress, or equipment, especially those for military service; to equip; to attire; to array.
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by Christian Friderick Bay
accoutre,. rig out, equip. Udregne, to calcülate, compute, count, reckon. Udregnelig, computable. Udregning, Calculation Computation. Udreise, to set out , go upor, take a Journey, go abroad or in foreign Countries, go a travelling ...
by Samuel Fallows
KEY: Arm_\v\ SYN: Equip, gird, accoutre, array. ANT: Disarm, ungird, divest, disarray. KEY: Army SYN: Troops, soldiery, legion, soldiers, military, phalanx, host, multitude. ANT: Fewness, a_small_number, Individual, ...
by Hensleigh Wedgwood (M.A.)
Accoutre. From the Fr. accoutrer, formerly accoustrer, to equip with the habiliments of some special office or occupation, — an act of which in catholic countries the frequent change of vestments at appointed periods of the church service 18 ...
In which the Words are Traced to Their Origin, and Their Various Meanings Given by William Carey
(from accoutrements), to accoutre, to harnesi a horse or other animal, to set furniture in order in a house, to set out a table for a meal, to dress ; *. punishment, rennet or any other substance put into milk to curdle it. •TtarttTI, ». (from •tfart, to ...
The Classic First Edition by H. W. Fowler, David Crystal
ACCOUTRE ACT good fortune ; you are accounted wise or a wise man. accoutre. Part. -tring; see -RE & -ER. accumulate makes -lable ; see -ABLE 1. accumulative . The word, formerly common in various senses, has now given place to ...
Encyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)
by Edward Smedley
ACCOUTRE', v. 1 Sax.
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
To accoutre, then, may be to provide with arms, tried, proved : but subsequently applied generally, To provide with dress, trappings, ornaments, equipments. Uncouth is by Fairfax also applied to an armed man. In the edition of Chaucer, quoted ...
Encyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)
Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1
To accoutre, then, may be to provide with arms, tried, proved : but subsequently applied generally, To provide with dress, trappings, ornaments, equipments. Uncouih is by Fairfax also applied to an armed man. In the edition of Chaucer, quoted ...
by English language
accoustre, accoutre, from coster, a rich coat or dress, or from coudre, L. consuere, to sew together.] To furnish with dress or equipments, especially those of a soldier. Accredit, (ak-kred'it) v. t. [L. accredi- tus, pp. of accredere, to assent to , from ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3C3O1U1T1R1E1
The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ACCOUTRE
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- ACCRUE TO
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