Search Result for "accoutred":
1. provided with necessary articles of equipment for a specialized purpose (especially military);
- Example: "troops accoutered for battle"
- Example: "properly accoutered for the trip"
[syn: accoutered, accoutred]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Accouter \Ac*cou"ter\, Accoutre \Ac*cou"tre\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Accoutered or Accoutred; p. pr. & vb. n. Accoutering or Accoutring.] [F. accouter, OF. accoutrer, accoustrer; [`a] (L. ad) + perh. LL. custor, for custos guardian, sacristan (cf. Custody), or perh. akin to E. guilt.] To furnish with dress, or equipments, esp. those for military service; to equip; to attire; to array. [1913 Webster] Both accoutered like young men. --Shak. [1913 Webster] For this, in rags accoutered are they seen. --Dryden. [1913 Webster] Accoutered with his burden and his staff. --Wordsworth. [1913 Webster] accouteredThe Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
accoutered \accoutered\, accoutred \accoutred\adj. 1. provided with necessary articles of equipment for a specialized purpose especially military; as, troops accoutered for battle [WordNet 1.5]