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Definition of the verb broider
What does broider mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: broidered | broidering | broiders
- decorate with needlework
- example: They broider the cape
- lexical domain: Creation - verbs of sewing, baking, painting, performing
- synonym of broider: embroider
- more generic words: adorn / beautify / decorate / embellish / grace / ornament = make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.
- more specific words:
- entailment: run up / sew / sew together / stitch = fasten by sewing
Alternative definition of the verb broider
- [archaic] To embroider.
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a new and exhaustive work of reference to the English language, defining over 250,000 words, with a full account of their origin, pronunciation and use. Comprising a general encyclopaedia of art, science, invention and discovery; a gazetteer and atlas of the world; a compendious dictionary of universal biography, etc by Robert Hunter
[Braid, Broider.] To plait the hair. •brold'-fid, *brow-dld, pa. par. & a. [In old editions of the Bible for broidered (q. v.).] "Hire yolwe heer was brotedid in a tresse." Chaucer: C. T., 106X "Not with broided haire, or gold, or pearles, or costly aray.
An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford
[BRAID, BROIDER.] To plait the hair. *bróid -éd, "brow did, pa: par, & a., [In old ...
The 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 broider, broiderer. Brodie's disease, joint. See the nouns. broellat (bro-el'ä), ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)
broider.] Same as braid1. Hire yolwe heer was browded [var. broyded, breided] in a tresse. Chaucer, Knight's Tale, 1, 191.
[BRAID, BROIDER.] To plait the hair. •bróid-éd, *brow—did, pa. par, & a... [In old editions of the Bible for broidered (q.v.).] “Hire yolwe heer was browdid in a tresse." Chaucer: C. T., 1051. “Not with broided haire, or gold, ...
by Hastings, James
' Broider BROIDER.—This Eng.word has no connexion with broid. It means to.
The Century dictionary (1906)
See broider, broiderer. Brodie's disease, joint. See the nouns. broellat (bro-el'a), re. [ML. ; OF. brouelle.] A coarse kind' of "cloth, used for the ordinary dresses of countrymen and the monastic clergy in the middle ages. Fairholt. brog1 (brog), re.
Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names
broider.] Same as braid!. Hire yolwe heer was browded [var. browded, breided] in a tresse. Chaucer, Knight's Tale, l.
The Encyclopædic Dictionary (1879)
A New and Original Work of Reference to All the Words in the English Language, with a Full Account of Their Origin, Meaning, Pronunciation, and Use by Robert Hunter
[BRAID, BROIDER.] To plait the hair. * broid cd, *brow-dld, pa. par. & a.
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