arride

transitive verb ar·ride \ aˈrīd , əˈ- \

Definition of arride

-ed/-ing/-s
1 obsolete :to smile or laugh at
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


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