egre

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

egre (plural egres)

  1. Alternative spelling of eagre

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

egre

  1. feminine plural of egro

Anagrams[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French egre, aigre, from Latin ācer.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛːɡər/, /ˈɛːɡrə/

Adjective[edit]

egre

  1. Acidic, acrid or sour-tasting.
  2. Potent, mighty, or strong.
  3. Violent, ruthless, warlike, aggrieved, or daring.
  4. Eager, unwilling to wait; ready.
Related terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: eager
  • Scots: eager
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old French aigrier.

Verb[edit]

egre

  1. Alternative form of egren