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Meaning of CONGE

Pronunciation:  'kânzhey

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  formal permission to depart; "he gave me his conge"
  2. [n]  an abrupt and unceremonious dismissal
  3. [n]  a concave molding
  4. [v]  perform a ceremonious bow
 

CONGE is a 5 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: congee
 
 See Also: bow, bow down, discharge, dismissal, dismission, firing, liberation, license, molding, moulding, permission, permit, release, sack, sacking

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con"ge\, v. i. [Imp. & p. p. {Congeed}; p. pr. & vb. n.
{Congeing}.] [OF. congier, congeer, F. cong['e]dier, fr.
cong['e]. See {Cong['e]}, n.]
To take leave with the customary civilities; to bow or
courtesy.

      I have congeed with the duke, done my adieu with his
      nearest.                                 --Shak.

 

 

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