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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 previewOrthoepy and Orthography of the English Language (1869)

A Course of Readings with Private Pupils by Edward Riches De Levante

metre, mitre, nitre, ochre, petre, sabre, sceptre, spectre, sepulchre, theatre ; mediocre is an adjective ; accoutre is a verb. The unaccented terminations ar, er, ir, or, ur, our, have one and the same sound : " Peninsular," " carrier," " elixir," " junior ...

Google previewBarrons Mnemonics

Tricks for Remember Barron Word List by Arjun Singh

accoutrement Mnemonics: : couture means dress,accoutre means furnish with dress ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia 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 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 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 ...

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 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 previewPansegrouw's Crossword Dictionary (1994)

by Louisa Pansegrouw

reins equip accoutre, adorn, arm, array, attire, clothe, deck, drape, dress, fit, furnish, gird, invest, kit, outfit, prepare, provide, purvey, rig, robe, stock, supply, trap equip for battle arm equip for military service accoutre equipment accoutrement, ...

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 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 previewA New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)

by John Craig

ACCOUTRE, ak-koo'tur, r. a. ( accoutre, ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Accoutre, ak-koo'tur, r. a. (accoutre, Fr.) To dress ; to equip. Accoutrements, ak-koo'tur-ments, s. (French.) Dress; equipage; furniture; trappings; ornaments; equipment of a soldier. AccoY, ak-koy', t>. a. (accotsir, old Fr.) To render quiet ...

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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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