Egre
Eger \E"ger\, Egre \E"gre\, a. [See {Eager}.] Sharp; bitter; acid; sour. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

The egre words of thy friend. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]


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  • egre — egre·gious; egre·gious·ly; egre·gious·ness; …   English syllables

  • Egre — E gre, a. & n. See {Eager}, and {Eagre}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • egre — obs. form of eager …   Useful english dictionary

  • Egre — Recorded in a number of spellings including Eagar, Eggar, Egar, Egre, Eggre, and Egyr, this is an English medieval surname. It derives from the Olde English pre 7th century male personal name Eadgar . This is composed of the elements ead ,… …   Surnames reference

  • égre — aigre allègre désintègre intègre maigre nègre petit nègre pègre réintègre staphisaigre tête de nègre vaigre vinaigre …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • egre·gious — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Egrenage — Egre|nage* [egre na:ʒ] die; , [...ʒn̩] <aus gleichbed. fr. égrenage, eigtl. »Entkörnung«, zu égrener, vgl. ↑egrenieren> Trennung der Baumwollfasern von den Samen …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • egrenieren — egre|nie|ren <aus fr. égrener »entkernen, entsamen« zu graine »Samen(korn)«, dies aus lat. grana, Plur. von granum »Korn«> Baumwollfasern von den Samen trennen …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • Egreniermaschine — Egre|nier|ma|schi|ne die; , n: Maschine, die die Baumwollfasern vom Samen trennt …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • egregious — egre·gious …   English syllables

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