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adjective ar·rant \ˈa-rənt, ˈer-ənt\

Simple Definition of arrant

  • : of the worst kind

Full Definition of arrant

  1. :  being notoriously without moderation :  extreme <we are arrant knaves, all; believe none of us — Shakespeare>

ar·rant·ly adverb

Examples of arrant

  1. <that statement is complete and arrant nonsense>



Origin of arrant

alteration of errant


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with arrant


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arrant

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adjective ar·rant \ˈer-ənt\

Definition of arrant

  1. :  of the worst kind <arrant nonsense>




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