broider

[broi-der]
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verb (used with object)

to embroider.

Nearby words

  1. brogan,
  2. brogans,
  3. broglie,
  4. brogrammer,
  5. brogue,
  6. broil,
  7. broiler,
  8. broiler house,
  9. broiling,
  10. brokage

Origin of broider

1400–50; late Middle English, variant of browder, Middle English broide(n), browde(n) (past participle, taken as infinitive of braid) + -er6

Related formsbroi·der·er, nounbroi·der·y, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for broidery

broider

verb

(tr) an archaic word for embroider

Word Origin for broider

C15: from Old French brosder, of Germanic origin; see embroider

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