noun see guild

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • guildship — /gild ship/, n. 1. guild (defs. 1, 2). 2. the condition or standing of a guild member. [bef. 1000; GUILD + SHIP; prob. not continuous with OE gieldscipe] * * * …   Universalium

  • guildship — guild·ship …   English syllables

  • guildship — ˈgildˌship noun Etymology: guild + ship 1. : guild 1a, 1b, 1c 2. : the status of a guild member …   Useful english dictionary

  • guild — also gild noun Etymology: Middle English gilde, from Old Norse gildi payment, guild; akin to Old English gield tribute, guild more at geld Date: 14th century 1. an association of people with similar interests or pursuits; especially a medieval… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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