Definition of Decrier

1. n. One who decries.



Definition of Decrier

1. Noun. One who decries. ¹

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Definition of Decrier

1. one that decries [n -S] - See also: decries

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Decrier

decretals
decretion
decretist
decretists
decretive
decretorial
decretorily
decretory
decrew
decrewed
decrewing
decrews
decrial
decrials
decried
decrier (current term)
decriers
decries
decriminalisation
decriminalise
decriminalised
decriminalises
decriminalising
decriminalization
decriminalize
decriminalized
decriminalizes
decriminalizing
decrown
decrowned

Literary usage of Decrier

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1. Dictionary of the French and English Languages by Gabriel Surenne (1856)
"... em. prohibition, crying down decrier, va. to prohibit, cry Sown Décrire, l'a. ío describe, depict, ..."

2. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, John Murray, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, George Walter Prothero (1814)
"JJ Rousseau a passe sa vie a decrier les grands; ensuite jl a dit qu'il n'avait trouve de l'amitie et des vertu* qne parmi eux. ..."

3. Shelburne Essays by Paul Elmer More (1915)
"... for balking the popular will — and balking the path of the decrier's ambition. He is one who has been honoured as the leader of a great political party, ..."

4. The English Novel: Being a Short Sketch of Its History from the Earliest by Walter Alexander Raleigh (1894)
"... who carried rapiers and " dags" (ie pistols) instead of the old-fashioned sword and buckler, would no doubt remember that this decrier of Italian love- ..."

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