Dictionary
4 ENTRIES FOUND:

arris

noun ar·ris \ˈa-rəs, ˈer-əs\
plural arris or ar·ris·es

Definition of ARRIS

:  the sharp edge or salient angle formed by the meeting of two surfaces especially in moldings

Origin of ARRIS

probably modification of Middle French areste, literally, fishbone, from Late Latin arista — more at arête
First Known Use: 1677

Rhymes with ARRIS

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: arris filletPrevious Word in the Dictionary: arrierosAll Words Near: arris
April 18, 2015
wimple Hear it
to veil, ripple, or meander
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears