Surquedry
Surquedry Sur"que*dry, Surquidry Sur"qui*dry, n. [OF. surcuidier to presume; sur over + cuidier to think, L. cogitare. See {Sur-}, and {Cogitate}.] Overweening pride; arrogance; presumption; insolence. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

Then pay you the price of your surquedry. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]


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  • Surquidry — Surquedry Sur que*dry, Surquidry Sur qui*dry, n. [OF. surcuidier to presume; sur over + cuidier to think, L. cogitare. See {Sur }, and {Cogitate}.] Overweening pride; arrogance; presumption; insolence. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Then pay you… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Surquedous — Sur que*dous, Surquedrous Sur que*drous, a. Having or exhibiting surquedry; arrogant; insolent. [Obs.] Gower. James II. of Scot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Surquedrous — Surquedous Sur que*dous, Surquedrous Sur que*drous, a. Having or exhibiting surquedry; arrogant; insolent. [Obs.] Gower. James II. of Scot. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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