piller

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Partly from Anglo-Norman pilour, from Old French piller "to plunder" (more at pillage)

NounEdit

piller (plural pillers)

  1. (obsolete) A plunderer or thief.
    • 1485, Thomas Malory, Le Morte Darthur, Book X:
      For I set nat by a knyght whan he is on foote, for all batayles on foote ar but pyllours batayles [...].

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NounEdit

piller c

  1. plural indefinite of pille

VerbEdit

piller

  1. present tense of pille

FrenchEdit

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VerbEdit

piller

  1. to plunder; to pillage

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Middle FrenchEdit

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piller

  1. to plunder; to pillage

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Old FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

piller

  1. to plunder; to pillage

ConjugationEdit

  • Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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SwedishEdit

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piller n

  1. a pill (a small portion of a drug or drugs to be taken orally)

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Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 18:08