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Definition of the noun aiglet
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noun - plural: aiglets
- metal or plastic sheath over the end of a shoelace or ribbon
- ornamental tagged cord or braid on the shoulder of a uniform
Alternative definition of the noun aiglet
- A tip, originally of metal and often decorative, on a ribbon or cord that makes lacing two parts of a garment or garments together easier, as in corset lacings, "points" (lacing hose or trousers to jacket or doublet) or sleeves to a bodice.
- An ornament worn on clothing, consisting of a metal tag on a fringe, or a small metallic plate or spangle.
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by Jill Condra
aiglet Decorative metal tip applied to ribbons and other ties used to fasten clothing. alpaca Long, ...
by Ph. D Newmark
Point; tag; shoulderknot; aiglet [F] aile. Wing [F] aileron. Wing-piece; inverted consoles at the sides of a dormer window [F] aine. Elder (son) [F] ainesse. Right of the eldest born; primogeniture [F] ainside suite.
by Elizabeth J. Lewandowski
ACCESSORIES 21 l'espignole 'a'a puhaka acé gumbo acessorio aglet agrafe agraffe agulhade aiglet airmchrios 'ajami alforja anantu hwinie anteojos aparsaig appas postiches Austrian belt avasakthika bacchetta badine bahu baju balg ...
by John Jamieson
aigins, possession, AIGLET, s. 1. A tagged point. Gl.Sibb. 2.
Historic and Modern by Mary Brooks Picken
or aiglet ...
A Dictionary of the English Language, containing the pronunciation, etymology and explanation of all words authorized by eminent writers. To which are added, a vocabulary of the roots of English words and an accented list of proper names (1844)
by Alexander REID (LL.D.)
a point; aglet, aiglet. Ad (L.), to ; adapt, ascend, accede, affect, aggrandize, allude, annex, appear, , arrest, assist, attain, &c. Adastrigan (S.), to frighten; dastard. Adeps, adipis (L.), fat; adipose. Adl (S.), diseased, corrupt ; addle.
New English Dictionary... (1757)
by James Buchanan
aiglet, (S.) A little plate of metal. agnail, (S.) 1. The stripping up of the flesh in thin slices at the corners of the nails. 2. A corn growing on the tots. Agnation, (S.) Kindred on the father's side. AgnVtion, (S.) A calling to mind a person ...
Aglet, Aiglet,ā′glet, n.the tag or ...
by Alexander Reid
a point; aglet, aiglet. Ad (L.), to ; adapt, ascend, accede, affect, apgrandize, ailude, annex, appear, arrest, assist, attain, fee. Adastrigan (S.), to frighten ; dotard. Adeps, adipis (L.), fat ; adipose. Adl (S.), diseased, corrupt ; addle.
by Suresh Kant Sharma
cfPt aiglet sin "Wisdom is manifested in action." The preamble of the Act establishing the University refers to the decision gradually to develop technical and technological education, and to make greater provision for furtherance of original ...
A Dictionary of the English Language ... Abridged from the Rev. H. J. Todd's corrected and enlarged ... edition, by Alexander Chalmers (1824)
by Samuel Johnson, Alexander Chalmers, Henry John TODD (Archdeacon of Cleveland.)
AIGLET. n.s. A tag of a point curved into the shape of little images. Hayward. The pen£ at the ends of the chieves of flowers, as in tulips. A/GMINAL. a. [agmen, Lat.
From the First Century B.C. to C. 1760 by James Robinson Planché
AGLET, ANGLET, AIGLET, AIGUILLETTE. (French, aiguillette.) The metal tag to a lace, or point, as it was called ; sometimes used to signify the lace or point itself, as in the ...
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Scrabble value of A1I1G2L1E1T1
The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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