"beguine" Definition

  1. n. A woman belonging to one of the religious and charitable associations or communities in the Netherlands, and elsewhere, whose members live in beguinages and are not bound by perpetual vows.

More About beguine

Position in dictionary: 9514 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "beguine": 1
Words that end with "beguine": 1
Words that contain "beguine": 1
Next words in dictionary: begum, begun, behalf, behappen, behave, behaved, behaving, behavior, behead, beheadal
Previous words in dictionary: beguinage, beguin, beguiling, beguiler, beguilement, beguiled, beguile, beguard, begrudging, begrudged

English Dictionary Definition of beguine

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