to word it

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Word \Word\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Worded; p. pr. & vb. n.
   [1913 Webster]
   1. To express in words; to phrase.
      [1913 Webster]

            The apology for the king is the same, but worded
            with greater deference to that great prince.
      [1913 Webster]

   2. To ply with words; also, to cause to be by the use of a
      word or words. [Obs.] --Howell.
      [1913 Webster]

   3. To flatter with words; to cajole. [Obs.] --Shak.
      [1913 Webster]

   To word it, to bandy words; to dispute. [Obs.] "To word it
      with a shrew." --L'Estrange.
      [1913 Webster]
Feedback Form