noun, Chiefly Scot.
superiority, mastery, or victory.
the prize for victory.
Obsolete. a step.
satisfaction, as for an injury.
verb (used with or without object), greed, greeing. British Dialect.
noun (Scot, archaic)
superiority or victory
the prize for a victory
satisfaction for an insult or injury
verb grees, greeing, greed
(archaic or dialect) to come or cause to come to agreement or harmony
[gree-koh-roh-muh n, grek-oh-] /ˌgri koʊˈroʊ mən, ˌgrɛk oʊ-/ adjective 1. of or having both Greek and Roman characteristics: the Greco-Roman influence. 2. pertaining to or designating a style of the fine arts developed in Rome or the Roman Empire from the middle of the 1st century b.c. to the early 4th century a.d., chiefly characterized […]
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