fitchée

adjective fitch·ée \ˈfichē, (ˈ)fi¦chā\
variants: or

fitchy

less commonly

fitché

\ˈfichē, (ˈ)fi¦chā\

Definition of fitchée

of a cross

  1. :  having the lower extremity pointed instead of ending in the form characteristic of the kind of cross in question a cross botonée fitchée a crosslet fitchée

fitchée at the foot

  1. :  having a point descending from the lower extremity, the shape of which is not modified —used of a cross the outer aspects of whose arms are flat a cross formée fitchée

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Origin and Etymology of fitchée

Middle French fiché, past participle of ficher to drive in, pin, fasten — more at fichu


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