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acred

[ey-kerd]
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adjective
  1. owning many acres of land; landed.
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Origin of acred

First recorded in 1835–45; acre + -ed3
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Historical Examples

  • She's for some splendid young Devon squire, six foot high, and acred and whiskered within an inch of his life!

    Trilby

    George Du Maurier


British Dictionary definitions for acred

acred

adjective
  1. (usually in combination) having acres of landa many-acred farm; a well-acred nobleman
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