Squiery
Squierie Squi"er*ie, Squiery Squi"er*y(skw[imac]"[~e]r*[i^]), n. [OF. escuierie. See {Esquire}.] A company of squires; the whole body of squires. [1913 Webster]

Note: This word is found in Tyrwhitt's Chaucer, but is not in the modern editions. [1913 Webster]


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  • Squierie — Squi er*ie, Squiery Squi er*y(skw[imac] [ e]r*[i^]), n. [OF. escuierie. See {Esquire}.] A company of squires; the whole body of squires. [1913 Webster] Note: This word is found in Tyrwhitt s Chaucer, but is not in the modern editions. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Squiry — Squir y (skw[imac]r [y^]), n. [See {Squiery}.] The body of squires, collectively considered; squirarchy. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The flower of chivalry and squiry. Ld. Berners. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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