Embraid

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Embraid To braid up, as hair.
    • Embraid To upbraid.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • embraid To braid.
    • embraid To upbraid.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Embraid em-brād′ (Spens.) to braid.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. em-,L. in,) + 1st braid,

Usage

In literature:

The golden tresses of her hair, embraided around her head, scintillated the sunbeams that fell through her prison bars like a glory.
"The Gold Brick" by Ann S. Stephens
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