Definition of Disme

1. n. A tenth; a tenth part; a tithe.



Definition of Disme

1. Noun. (US dated 18th century) A dime minted in 1792. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Disme

1. a former coin of the United States [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Disme

dismasted
dismasting
dismastment
dismasts
dismay
dismayd
dismayed
dismayedness
dismayful
dismaying
dismayingly
dismayl
dismayled
dismayls
dismays
disme (current term)
dismember
dismembered
dismemberer
dismemberers
dismembering
dismemberings
dismemberment
dismemberments
dismembers
dismembrator
dismembrators
dismembre
dismembred
dismembring

Literary usage of Disme

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1. A Dictionary of English Etymology by Hensleigh Wedgwood (1859)
"... fait avecques ceulx la disme que devons eu toile, en drap, eu coussins, en banquiers et en ... disme ..."

2. Records of the Borough of Nottingham: Being a Series of Extracts from the by Nottingham (England). (1883)
"... and disme graunted vnto vs in our last Parliament, in our towne of ... 6 See below, Calendar of Charters, 3 disme and ..."

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