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Meaning of ACCOUTER

Pronunciation:  u'kootur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  provide with military equipment
 

ACCOUTER is a 8 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: accoutre
 
 See Also: equip, fit, fit out, outfit

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ac*cou"ter\, Accoutre \Ac*cou"tre\
([a^]k*k[=oo]"t[~e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Accoutered} or
{Accoutred} (-t[~e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Accoutering} or
{Accoutring}.] [F. accouter, OF. accoutrer, accoustrer; [`a]
(L. ad) + perh. LL. custor, for custos guardian, sacristan
(cf. {Custody}), or perh. akin to E. guilt.]
To furnish with dress, or equipments, esp. those for military
service; to equip; to attire; to array.

      Both accoutered like young men.          --Shak.

      For this, in rags accoutered are they seen. --Dryden.

      Accoutered with his burden and his staff. --Wordsworth.

 

 

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