grecque

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French grecque, feminine of grec (Greek)

Noun[edit]

grecque (plural grecques)

  1. An ornament supposed to be of Greek origin, especially a fret or meander.
    • 1861, The What-not; or Ladies' Handy-book (page 159)
      The sleeves are wide; the revers, or deep cuffs, being formed by a grecque similar to that of the skirt.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

grecque

  1. feminine form of grec