Definition of agrise


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First Known Use of agrise

13th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agrise

Middle English agrisen, from Old English āgrīsan to shudder, from ā- (perfective prefix) + -grīsan

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“Agrise.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/agrise. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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