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Definition of the verb accoutre

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verb - inflections: accoutred | accoutring | accoutres

  1. provide with military equipment
    • lexical domain: Possession - verbs of buying, selling, owning
    • alternative spelling: accouter
    • more generic terms: equip / fit / fit out / outfit = provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose

Alternative definition of the verb accoutre

verb

  1. [transitive] To furnish with dress, or equipment, especially those for military service; to equip; to attire; to array.

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Google previewFuldstændigt dansk og engelsk haand-lexicon (1807)

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 ...

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms (101-)

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, ...

Google previewDictionary of English Etymology (1859)

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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Bengala Language (1825)

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 ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern English Usage (2010)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopædia 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.

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

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 ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia 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 ...

Google previewA dictionary of the derivations of the English language (1872)

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.

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