Definition of Margent

1. n. A margin; border; brink; edge.



2. v. t. To enter or note down upon the margin of a page; to margin.

Definition of Margent

1. Noun. (obsolete) margin; edge ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Margent

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

Lexicographical Neighbors of Margent

margaritic
margaritiferous
margaritomancy
margarodite
margarodites
margarone
margarones
margarosanite
margarous
margate
margate fish
margay
margay cat
margays
marge
margent (current term)
margented
margenting
margents
marges
margin
margin account
margin call
margin calls
margin of acetabulum
margin of error
margin of fossa ovalis
margin of orbit
margin of profit
margin of safety

Literary usage of Margent

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Thalatta: A Book for the Sea-side. by Samuel Longfellow, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Percy Bysshe Shelley, George Gordon Byron Byron (1853)
"BY THE margent OF THE SEA.' BY the margent of the sea I would rear myself a home ; Where the mighty waters be, On the edges of their foam. ..."

2. The Vestry Minute Books of the Parish of St. Bartholomew Exchange in the by Edwin Freshfield (1890)
"... then present this gentlmen of the parish that are in the margent ther was Chosen ... whoes names are written in the margent mr John Lowder desired this ..."

3. Memoirs of John Evelyn ...: Comprising His Diary, from 1641-1705-6. And a by John Evelyn (1871)
"... or Emperors Streete, appears a citty in a wood through the goodly ranges of the stately lime-trees planted before each man's doore, and at the margent ..."

4. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1890)
"Who knows of law nor text nor margent. Swift. П. я. Marginal. margent notes upon a French text Й. Saltonstall, To Winthrop(lr}43). a margent note of ..."

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