guisard

noun

gui·​sard ˈgī-zərd How to pronounce guisard (audio)
chiefly Scotland

Word History

Etymology

obsolete Scots gyze to disguise, from Middle English gyzen to dress, from guise, gyze guise

First Known Use

1626, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of guisard was in 1626

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Cite this Entry

“Guisard.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/guisard. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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