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broider

[broi-der] /ˈbrɔɪ dər/
verb (used with object)
1.
to embroider.
Origin of broider
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English, variant of browder, Middle English broide(n), browde(n) (past participle, taken as infinitive of braid1) + -er6
Related forms
broiderer, noun
broidery, noun
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  • But I am sure the woman who can broider like this, is clever enough to make a row of harebells and ferns!

    Earl Hubert's Daughter Emily Sarah Holt
  • I am the handmaid of the earth, I broider fair her glorious gown, And deck her on her days of mirth With many a garland of renown.

    Poems by the Way William Morris
  • I'll broider with my spray Stone bridge and granite quay, And bear great ships away Unto the long wide sea.

  • And I cannot broider altar-cloths and I will not try—but I can shoot with any man at the flying mark.

    Joan of the Sword Hand S(amuel) R(utherford) Crockett
British Dictionary definitions for broider

broider

/ˈbrɔɪdə/
verb
1.
(transitive) an archaic word for embroider
Word Origin
C15: from Old French brosder, of Germanic origin; see embroider
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