Embraid
Embraid Em*braid", v. t. [Pref. em- (L. in) + 1st braid.] 1. To braid up, as hair. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

2. To upbraid. [Obs.] --Sir T. Elyot. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • embraid — /em brādˈ/ (Spenser) transitive verb To braid ORIGIN: ↑em (from ↑en (1c)) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Imbraid — Im*braid , v. t. [Obs.] See {Embraid}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • embread — /em brēdˈ/ (Spenser) transitive verb To embraid ORIGIN: ↑em (from ↑en (1c)) …   Useful english dictionary

  • enbrade — enbrade, braid(e var. ff. embraid. Obs …   Useful english dictionary

  • imbraid — var. of embraid v.1 Obs., to upbraid …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”