selcouth

adjective
sel·​couth | \ ˈsel-ˌküth How to pronounce selcouth (audio) \

Definition of selcouth

archaic

First Known Use of selcouth

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for selcouth

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

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“Selcouth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/selcouth. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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