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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gree  \Gree\,  n.  [F.  gr['e].  See  Grateful,  and  cf  {Agree.}] 
  1.  Good  will  favor;  pleasure;  satisfaction;  --  used  esp.  in 
  such  phrases  as:  to  take  in  gree;  to  accept  in  gree;  that 
  is  to  take  favorably.  [Obs.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  Accept  in  gree,  my  lord,  the  words  I  spoke. 
  --Fairfax. 
 
  2.  Rank;  degree;  position.  [Obs.  or  Scot.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  He  is  a  shepherd  great  in  gree.  --Spnser. 
 
  3.  The  prize;  the  honor  of  the  day  as  to  bear  the  gree,  i. 
  e.,  to  carry  off  the  prize.  [Obs.  or  Scot.]  --Chaucer. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gree  \Gree\,  v.  i.  [From  {Agree.}] 
  To  agree.  [Obs.]  --Fuller. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gree  \Gree\,  n.;  pl  {Grees}  (gr[=e]z);  obs.  plurals  {Greece} 
  (gr[=e]s)  {Grice}  (gr[imac]s  or  gr[=e]s),  {Grise},  {Grize} 
  (gr[imac]z  or  gr[=e]z),  etc  [OF.  gr['e],  F.  grade.  See 
  {Grade.}] 
  A  step. 




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