Definition of Darrain

1. Verb. (obsolete transitive) To make ready to fight; to arm oneself for combat. ¹



2. Verb. (obsolete transitive) To fight out; to contest; to decide by combat. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Darrain

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

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Darrain

darning eggs
darning mushroom
darning mushrooms
darning needle
darning needles
darnings
darns
daroo
daroo tree
daroo trees
darr
darraign
darraigned
darraigning
darraigns
darrain (current term)
darraine
darrained
darraines
darraining
darrains
darrayn
darrayne
darrayned
darrayns
darre
darred
darrein
darres
darring

Literary usage of Darrain

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1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the English Courts of Common Law by Great Britain Bail Court (1869)
"... darrain continuance. The court, on application, ordered such plea to be taken off the record, and the release to be given up to be cancelled. ..."

2. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the Court of King's Bench: With by Richard Vaughan Barnewall, Great Britain Court of King's Bench, Edward Hall Alderson, William Selwyn (1821)
"JERVIS, in last Michaelmas term, had obtained a Husband and rule calling upon the defendants to shew cause why meĀ° under"1"1 the plea puis darrain ..."

3. Southern France Including Corsica: Handbook for Travellers by Karl Baedeker (Firm) (1907)
"The Pic Mon- darrain (2460 ft. ; extensive" view), to the W. of Itxassou, is easily climbed according to the legend, by a kick of the paladin's foot. ..."

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