livery

2
[ liv-uh-ree ]
/ ˈlɪv ə ri /

adjective

Origin of livery

2
First recorded in 1770–80; liver1 + -y1
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British Dictionary definitions for most-livery (1 of 2)

livery

1
/ (ˈlɪvərɪ) /

noun plural -eries


Word Origin for livery

C14: via Anglo-French from Old French livrée allocation, from livrer to hand over, from Latin līberāre to set free

British Dictionary definitions for most-livery (2 of 2)

livery

2
/ (ˈlɪvərɪ) /

adjective

of or resembling liver
another word for liverish

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