suent

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adjective

su·​ent
ˈsüənt
1
dialectal : smooth, even, regular, steady
2
dialectal : equable, agreeable
3
dialectal : placid, quiet, grave, demure
suently adverb dialectal

suent

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adverb

"
dialectal
: in a suent manner

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

alteration of Middle English suaunt, suante following, agreeable, smooth, from Middle French suiant, suant, present participle of suir to follow

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“Suent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/suent. Accessed 3 Feb. 2023.

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