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revie

verb re·vie \(ˈ)rē¦vī\

Definition of revie

-ed/-ing/-s

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to meet a wager on (as the taking of a trick in a card game) with a higher wager

  3. intransitive verb
  4. 1 obsolete :  to exceed an adversary's wager

  5. 2 obsolete :  to make a retort :  bandy words

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Origin and Etymology of revie

Middle French renvier, from re- + envier to challenge, vie — more at vie


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revie

noun re·vie

Definition of revie

plural

-s

obsolete

  1. :  a higher wager (as in a card game) than an adversary's

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Origin and Etymology of revie

Middle French renvi, from re- + envi challenge, vie, from envier


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