gree

3
[gree]

verb (used with or without object), greed, gree·ing. British Dialect.


Origin of gree

3
late Middle English word dating back to 1375–1425; see origin at gree2
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British Dictionary definitions for greeing

gree

1

noun Scot archaic

superiority or victory
the prize for a victory

Word Origin for gree

C14: from Old French gré, from Latin gradus step

gree

2

noun obsolete

goodwill; favour
satisfaction for an insult or injury

Word Origin for gree

C14: from Old French gré, from Latin grātum what is pleasing; see grateful

gree

3

verb grees, greeing or greed

archaic, or dialect to come or cause to come to agreement or harmony

Word Origin for gree

C14: variant of agree
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