advoutrer


advoutrer
/aedvawtrar/
In old English law, an adulterer

Black's law dictionary. . 1990.

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  • Advoutrer — Ad*vou trer, n. [OF. avoutre, avoltre, fr. L. adulter. Cf. {Adulterer}.] An adulterer. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • advoutrer — /əd vowˈtrər/ and advoutry / tri/ obsolete forms intermediate between ↑avoutrer and ↑adulterer, etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • advoutrer — Same as adulterer …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • advoutry — advoutrer /əd vowˈtrər/ and advoutry / tri/ obsolete forms intermediate between ↑avoutrer and ↑adulterer, etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • advoutreradvoutry — advoutrer /əd vowˈtrər/ and advoutry / tri/ obsolete forms intermediate between avoutrer and adulterer, etc …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adulterer — A*dul ter*er, n. [Formed fr. the verb adulter, with the E. ending er. See {Advoutrer}.] 1. A man who commits adultery; a married man who has sexual intercourse with a woman not his wife. [1913 Webster] 2. (Script.) A man who violates his… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Avoutrer — A*vou trer, n. See {Advoutrer}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • advoutry — /aedvawtriy/ In old English law, adultery between parties both of whom were married. Or the offense by an adulteress of continuing to live with the man with whom she committed the adultery. Sometimes spelled advowtry. See advoutrer …   Black's law dictionary


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