browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
brigue


brigue


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brigue  \Brigue\,  n.  [F.  brigue,  fr  LL  briga  quarrel.  See 
  {Brigand}.] 
  A  cabal,  intrigue,  faction,  contention,  strife,  or  quarrel. 
  [Obs.]  --Chesterfield. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brigue  \Brigue\,  v.  i.  [F.  briguer.  See  {Brigue},  n.] 
  To  contend  for  to  canvass;  to  solicit.  [Obs.]  --Bp.  Hurd.