- victuals; foodstuffs.
Origin of vivers
1530–40; < Middle French vivres, plural of vivre food, noun use of vivre to live < Latin vīvere; cf. viand
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Examples from the Web for vivers
Love is like folk,” says she; “it needs some kind of vivers.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 11 (of 25)
Robert Louis Stevenson
Weel, I have some business in the toun too; but I'll join you at three, if the vivers can tarry so long.'Waverley, Or 'Tis Sixty Years Hence, Complete
Sir Walter Scott
I stuck my bayonet through a stout loaf, and, with a dozen comrades armed in the same way, went foraging about for other vivers.
The house, also, without being tavern or shop, was an amateur bazaar of vivers and goods.