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agrafe

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noun \ə-ˈgraf\

Definition of agrafe

  1. :  a hook-and-loop fastening; especially :  an ornamental clasp used on armor or costumes



Variants of agrafe

or

agraffe

Origin and Etymology of agrafe

French agrafe


First Known Use: 1643

Rhymes with agrafe

bar graph, behalf, carafe, chiffchaff, cowlstaff, digraph, distaff, Falstaff, flagstaff, Flagstaff, giraffe, half-staff, horselaugh, kenaf, line graph, mooncalf, paraph, pikestaff, riffraff, tipstaff


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