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variants or rerde
plural -s
: a noisy cry : din, clamor, roar


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intransitive verb

: to make a noise : cry out : roar

Word History



Middle English, from Old English reord voice, speech; akin to Old High German rarta modulation, Old Norse rödd voice, Gothic razda tongue, speech, Sanskrit rasati he roars, yells

Intransitive verb

Middle English rerden to roar, speak, from Old English reordian to speak, from reord, noun

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“Rerd.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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