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allonge


allonge


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Allonge  \Al*longe"\,  n.  [F.  allonge,  earlier  alonge,  a 
  lengthening.  See  {Allonge},  v.,  and  cf  {Lunge}.] 
  1.  (Fencing)  A  thrust  or  pass;  a  lunge. 
 
  2.  A  slip  of  paper  attached  to  a  bill  of  exchange  for 
  receiving  indorsements  when  the  back  of  the  bill  itself 
  is  already  full;  a  rider.  [A  French  usage]  --Abbott. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Allonge  \Al*longe"\,  v.  i.  [F.  allonger  [`a]  (L.  ad)  +  long  (L. 
  longus)  long.] 
  To  thrust  with  a  sword;  to  lunge.