broider

broider

[broi-der]
verb (used with object)
to embroider.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English, variant of browder, Middle English broide(n), browde(n) (past participle, taken as infinitive of braid1) + -er6

broiderer, noun
broidery, noun
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broider (ˈbrɔɪdə)
 
vb
(tr) an archaic word for embroider
 
[C15: from Old French brosder, of Germanic origin; see embroider]

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