Definition of Graith

1. v. t. See Greith.



2. n. Furniture; apparatus or accouterments for work, traveling, war, etc.

Definition of Graith

1. Adjective. (context: now chiefly UK dialectal) Ready; prepared. ¹

2. Adjective. (context: now chiefly UK dialectal) Straight; direct; prompt. ¹

3. Adjective. (context: now chiefly UK dialectal) Free; clear; available. ¹

4. Verb. (transitive now chiefly UK dialectal) To make ready; prepare; put in order; make fit for use. ¹

5. Verb. (transitive now chiefly UK dialectal) To deal with; treat; handle (a person); complement. ¹

6. Verb. (ambitransitive now chiefly UK dialectal) To dress; get dressed. ¹

7. Noun. (obsolete) Preparation; arrangement; manner of doing a thing; proper course. ¹

8. Noun. (context: now chiefly UK dialectal Northern England Scotland) An apparatus of any kind; gadget; materials or equipment; tackle; tools or implements. ¹

9. Noun. (context: now chiefly UK dialectal Northern England Scotland) Furnishings; furniture; equipment or accoutrements for work, travelling, war, etc. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Graith

1. to dress [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: dress

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Graith

graininess
graininesses
graining
grainings
grainland
grainlands
grainless
grainlike
grains of paradise
grainy
grainy club
grainy club mushrooms
graip
graips
graith (current term)
graithed
graithing
graithly
graiths
grakle
grakles
grallae
grallatores
grallatorial
grallatory
grallic
gralline
gralloch
gralloched

Literary usage of Graith

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1. A Digest of the Law of Scotland: With Special Reference to the Office and by Hugh Barclay, Scotland (1855)
"... the best plough, with the haul plough graith ; a sled, with the haul ... an iron harrow, with the haill graith thereof ; a pair of sods, with the haill ..."

2. Cursor Mundi: (The Cursur O the World). A Northumbrian Poem of the XIVth by Hugo Carl Wilhelm Haenisch, Heinrich Hupe, Max Kaluza (1874)
"1952 Qua so of fless wil graith j>ar fode, Loko pai kast away pe blode, •m , , .... i-ij ... graith ..."

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