adjective sel·couth \ˈsel-ˌküth\

Definition of selcouth


  1. :  unusual, strange

Origin and Etymology of selcouth

Middle English, from Old English seldcūth, from seldan seldom + cūth known — more at uncouth

First Known Use: before 12th century

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