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Meaning of BROIDER

Pronunciation:  'broydur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  decorate with needlework
 

BROIDER is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: embroider
 
 See Also: adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament, purl, run up, sew, sew together, stitch

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Broid"er\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Broidered}.] [OE.
broiden, brouden, F. broder, confused with E. braid; F.
broder is either the same word as border to border (see
{Border}), or perh. of Celtic origin; cf. W. brathu to sting,
stab, Ir. & Gael. brod goad, prickle, OE. brod a goad; and
also Icel. broddr a spike, a sting, AS. brord a point.]
To embroider. [Archaic]

      They shall make a broidered coat.        --Ex. xxviii.
                                               4.

 

 

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