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morne

noun \ˈmȯ(ə)rn\

Definition of morne

plural

-s

  1. :  the head of a lance blunted for tilting

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Origin and Etymology of morne

Middle English moorne, from Middle French morne cap to cover the head of a tilting lance, from morner to blunt, from Old French, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German mornēn to grieve, mourn — more at mourn


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morne

adjective \ˈmȯ(ə)rn\

Definition of morne

  1. :  having a dismal quality or effect :  gloomy the morne cliffs, the dead cities, the desolate shores of a leaden sea — Boris von Anrep

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Origin and Etymology of morne

French, from Old French, from morner to blunt


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morné

adjective mor·né \(ˌ)mȯr¦nā\

Definition of morné

  1. :  of or relating to a heraldic representation of a lion without teeth, tongue, or claws

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Origin and Etymology of morné

French, from past participle of morner to blunt


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