brede

[ breed ]
/ brid /
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noun Archaic.

something braided or entwined, especially a plait of hair; braid.
braiding or embroidery.

Nearby words

  1. breconshire,
  2. bred,
  3. bred-in-the-bone,
  4. breda,
  5. breda's disease,
  6. bredie,
  7. bredren,
  8. bree,
  9. breech,
  10. breech baby

Origin of brede

archaic spelling of braid, given a new pronunciation in accord with modern spelling conventions

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British Dictionary definitions for brede

brede

/ (briːd) /

noun, verb

an archaic spelling of braid 1
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