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Brigue

Definition of the noun Brigue

What does Brigue mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. [obsolete] Intrigue, secretive machinations.

Definition of the verb Brigue

What does Brigue mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: brigued | briguing | brigues

  1. [obsolete] To achieve or obtain by underhand methods.

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Google previewThe American Jurist and Law Magazine (1834)

Brigue is a word in ancient French Jurisprudence, and which signifies nearly as much as the Roman crimen ambitus ...

Google previewThe Simplon Route from the Lake of Geneva to Lake Maggiore (1908)

Historical, Technical and Descriptive Notes by Schweizerische Bundesbahnen. Publizitätsdienst

Brigue is a small, but in summer very popular resort, not devoid of its own peculiar charm. Its shining metal cupolas give the town a somewhat oriental character. Among the sights more particularly worth seeing are its fine patrician houses and ...

Google previewCurrent Literature (1899)

Brigue is a very ancient town, and was formerly ruled by the noble family of Stockalper. The Stockalpers. one of the most aristocratic of the Valais "noblesse," distinguished themselves as soldiers in the service of the Kings of France and ...

Google previewThe American Jurist (1834)

Brigue is a word in ancient French Jurisprudence, and which signifies nearly as much as the Roman crimen ambitus , which includes ...

Google previewCurrent Opinion (1899)

Brigue is a very ancient town, and was formerly ruled by the noble family of Stockalper. The Stockalpers, one of the most aristocratic of the Valais “noblesse,” distinguished themselves as soldiers in the service of the Kings of France and ...

Google previewJournal of Education (1899)

Brigue is a very ancient town, and was formerly ruled by the noble family of Stockalper. The Stockalpers, one of the most aristocratic of the Valais “noblesse,” distinguished themselves as soldiers in the service of the kings of France and ...

Google previewUniversal Dictionary of the English Language (1900)

A New and Original Work Presenting for Convenient Reference the Orthography, Pronuciation, Meaning, Use, Origin and Development of Every Word in the English Language... by Robert Hunter, Charles Morris

' brigue, v.t. [Fr. brigusr; Ital. bri an; Sp. brcgur = to contend, strive] To so icit, can— vass, strive ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

see brigue.] Chaucer. Contention.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

see brigue.] Contention.

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Scrabble value of B3R1I1G2U1E1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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