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[liv-uh-reed, liv-reed]
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  1. clad in livery, as servants: a liveried footman.
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Origin of liveried

First recorded in 1625–35; livery1 + -ed3
Related formsun·liv·er·ied, adjective
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Related Words for liveried

drape, swaddle, swathe, fit, cloak, disguise, attire, equip, dress, gown, vest, habit, accouter, garb, mantle, costume, spruce, rig, array, endue

Examples from the Web for liveried

Historical Examples of liveried

  • A liveried chauffeur was at the wheel of the big touring car in which she met him.

    Spring Street

    James H. Richardson

  • I eagerly demanded of the liveried servant that opened the door.

  • Liveried servants were in attendance on a few of the dog company who entered.

    Minnie's Pet Dog

    Madeline Leslie

  • Such nonsense, having a liveried servant at my heels, when I am only a dressmaker!

  • The domestic servants were liveried, at least after the mansion was occupied.

British Dictionary definitions for liveried


  1. (esp of servants or footmen) wearing livery
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