decore

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

de- +‎ core

Verb[edit]

decore (third-person singular simple present decores, present participle decoring, simple past and past participle decored)

  1. (transitive) To remove the core from.
    to decore a cabbage

Etymology 2[edit]

Compare French décorer. See decorate.

Verb[edit]

decore (third-person singular simple present decores, present participle decoring, simple past and past participle decored)

  1. (obsolete) To decorate; to beautify.
    • E. Hall
      To decore and beautify the house of God.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Adverb[edit]

decōrē (comparative decōrius, superlative decōrissimē)

  1. properly, suitably
  2. beautifully, elegantly

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

decore

  1. first-person singular present subjunctive of decorar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive of decorar
  3. third-person singular imperative of decorar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

decore

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of decorar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of decorar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of decorar.