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Origin of argent
Words nearby argent
Definition for argent (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for argent
There are cotises either side of the chevron which are white (Argent).
Que si la Royne vouloit qu'ils y allassent, on leur rendist leur argent, & qu'ils fissent ce que bon leur sembleroit.
She was silent now, pondering, and her dark eyes were fixed blankly on the distant argent glimmer of the lake.The Rake's Progress|Marjorie Bowen
Argent′al; Argentif′erous, bearing or containing silver; Ar′gentine, relating to or like silver: sounding like silver.
Gules, a pair of scales or; on a chief azure (color on color) three cross-crosslets argent.Parisians in the Country|Honore de Balzac
Fifty francs argent métallique would, Delessert knew, purchase her; but with assignats, it was quite another affair.
British Dictionary definitions for argent
- an archaic or poetic word for silver
- (as adjective; often postpositive, esp in heraldry)a bend argent