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selcouth

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adjective sel·couth \ˈsel-ˌküth\

Definition of selcouth

archaic

  1. :  unusual, strange



Origin and Etymology of selcouth

Middle English, from Old English seldcūth, from seldan seldom + cūth known — more at uncouth


First Known Use: before 12th century


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