broider

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbrɔɪdə/US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(broidər)



WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
broi•der  (broidər),USA pronunciation v.t. 
  1. to embroider.
broider•er, n. 
broider•y, n. 
  • late Middle English, variant of browder, Middle English broide(n), browde(n) (past participle, taken as infinitive of braid1) + -er6 1400–50

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
broider /ˈbrɔɪdə/ vb
  1. (transitive)
    an archaic word for embroider
Etymology: 15th Century: from Old French brosder, of Germanic origin; see embroider
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