margent

noun
mar·​gent | \ ˈmär-jənt How to pronounce margent (audio) \

Definition of margent

archaic

First Known Use of margent

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about margent

Time Traveler for margent

Time Traveler

The first known use of margent was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Statistics for margent

Cite this Entry

“Margent.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/margent. Accessed 8 December 2019.

More from Merriam-Webster on margent

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with margent

Comments on margent

What made you want to look up margent? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to constrict the range or activity of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Semantic Drift Quiz

  • a twisty river
  • Which of the following was once a synonym for fun?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!