rede

3 definitions found

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

Rede \Rede\ (r?d), verb (used with an object) [See {Read}, verb (used with an object)]

1. To advise or counsel. [Obs. or Scot.]

I rede that our host here shall begin. --Chaucer.

2. To interpret; to explain. [Obs.]

My sweven [dream] rede aright. --Chaucer.

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

Rede \Rede\, noun [See {Read}, noun]

1. Advice; counsel; suggestion. [Obs. or Scot.] --Burns.

There was none other remedy ne reed. --Chaucer.

2. A word or phrase; a motto; a proverb; a wise saw. [Obs.] "This rede is rife." --Spenser.

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

rede

verb

1: give an interpretation or explanation to [syn: {rede}, {interpret}]

2: give advice to; "The teacher counsels troubled students"; "The lawyer counselled me when I was accused of tax fraud" [syn: {rede}, {advise}, {counsel}]


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