ceint

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See cincture.

Noun[edit]

ceint (plural ceints)

  1. (obsolete) A girdle.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cinctus.

Verb[edit]

ceint m (feminine ceinte, masculine plural ceints, feminine plural ceintes)

  1. past participle of ceindre
  2. third-person singular present indicative of ceindre

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

ceint m (oblique plural ceinz, nominative singular ceinz, nominative plural ceint)

  1. Alternative form of cent.