Mete

7 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Mete \Mete\, noun Meat. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Mete \Mete\, verb (used with an object) & i. To meet. [Obs.] --Chaucer.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Mete \Mete\, verb (used without an object) & t. [imp. {Mette}; p. p. {Met}.] [AS. m?tan.] To dream; also impersonally; as, me mette, I dreamed. [Obs.] "I mette of him all night." --Chaucer.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Mete \Mete\ (m[=e]t), verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Meted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Meting}.] [AS. metan; akin to D. meten, G. messen, OHG. mezzan, Icel. meta, Sw. m[aum]ta, Goth. mitan, L. modus measure, moderation, modius a corn measure, Gr. ? to rule, ? a corn measure, and ultimately from the same root as E. measure, L. metiri to measure; cf. Skr. m[=a] to measure. [root]99. Cf. {Measure}, {Meet}, adjective, {Mode}.] To find the quantity, dimensions, or capacity of, by any rule or standard; to measure.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Mete \Mete\, verb (used without an object) To measure. [Obs.] --Mark iv. 24.

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Mete \Mete\, noun [AS. met. See {Mete} to measure.] Measure; limit; boundary; -- used chiefly in the plural, and in the phrase metes and bounds.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

mete

noun

1: a line that indicates a boundary [syn: {boundary line}, {border}, {borderline}, {delimitation}, {mete}]


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