adjective \ˈkwēm\

Definition of queme

  1. 1 dialectal, chiefly England :  pleasant, agreeable, comfortable

  2. 2 dialectal, chiefly England :  comely, attractive

  3. 3 dialectal, chiefly England :  handy

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Origin and Etymology of queme

Middle English, from Old English gecwēme; akin to Middle Dutch bequame pleasant, fitting, Old High German biquāmi fitting, suitable, Old Norse kvæmr coming; derivative from the root of English come

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to cast off or become cast off

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