arride

transitive verb ar·ride \aˈrīd, əˈ-\

Definition of arride

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. 1 obsolete :  to smile or laugh at

  2. 2 :  please, gratify, delight I … was greatly arrided … by what I saw — William Hardman

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Origin and Etymology of arride

Latin arridēre, from ad- + ridēre to laugh — more at ridiculous


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