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guisard

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noun gui·sard \ˈgī-zərd\

Definition of guisard

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  masker, mummer



Origin of guisard

obsolete Scots gyze to disguise, from Middle English gyzen to dress, from guise, gyze guise


First Known Use: 1626

Rhymes with guisard


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