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compeer


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Compeer  \Com*peer"\,  [OE.  comper,  through  French  fr  L.  compar; 
  com-  +  par  equal.  See  {Peer}  an  equal,  and  cf  1st 
  {Compare}.] 
  An  equal,  as  in  rank,  age,  prowess,  etc.;  a  companion;  a 
  comrade;  a  mate. 
 
  And  him  thus  answer'd  soon  his  bold  compeer.  --Milton. 
 
  His  compeer  in  arms.  --Ford. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Compeer  \Com*peer"\,  v.  t. 
  To  be  equal  with  to  match.  [R.] 
 
  In  my  rights,  By  me  invested,  he  compeers  the  best. 
  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Compeer  \Com*peer"\,  Compeir  \Com*peir"\,  v.  i. 
  See  {Compear}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  compeer 
  n  :  a  person  who  is  of  equal  standing  with  another  in  a  group 
  [syn:  {peer},  {equal},  {match}] 




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