Ordure Definition

ôrjər
noun
Dung; excrement.
Webster's New World
Something morally offensive; filth.
American Heritage
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Other Word Forms of Ordure

Noun

Singular:
ordure
Plural:
ordures

Origin of Ordure

  • Middle English from Old French from ord filthy from Latin horridus frightful from horrēre to shudder

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Old French ordure, from ord "˜filthy', from Latin horridus 'horrid', + -ure.

    From Wiktionary

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