accinge

transitive verb
ac·cinge | \akˈsinj\
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of accinge 

archaic

: to brace (oneself) up may accinge ourselves for a supreme effort— A. T. Quiller-Couch

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First Known Use of accinge

1657, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for accinge

Latin accingere, from ad- + cingere to gird

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