broider

play
verb broi·der \ˈbrȯi-dər\

Definition of broider

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  embroider

broidery

play \ˈbrȯi-d(ə-)rē\ noun

Origin and Etymology of broider

alteration of Middle English brouderen, modification of Anglo-French brouder — more at embroider


First Known Use: 14th century

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