increst

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

in- +‎ crest

Verb[edit]

increst (third-person singular simple present incrests, present participle incresting, simple past and past participle incrested)

  1. (transitive) To adorn with a crest.
    • 1616, William Drummond of Hawthornden, "Song XIII", in Poems: Amorous, Funerall, Divine, Pastorall: in Sonnets, Songs, Sextains
      Two foaming billows flow'd upon her breast,
      Which did their tops with coral red increst

References[edit]

increst in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913

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