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Etymology[]

From Template:Xno[[Category:Template:Xno derivations|Livery]] livere, from Old French livree.

Pronunciation[]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈlɪv.ɹɪ/, /ˈlɪv.ə.ɹɪ/
  • (US) IPA: /ˈlɪv.ə.ɹi/
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Noun[]

Singular
Livery

Plural
liveries

Livery (liveries)

  1. Any distinctive identifying uniform worn by a group, such as the uniform worn by chauffeurs and male servants.
    • By wearing livery, the brewers publicly expressed guild association and solidarity; - J. M. Bennett
  2. The paint scheme of a vehicle or fleet of vehicles.
    The airline's new livery received a mixed reaction from the press.
  3. (US) A taxicab or limousine.
  4. (law) The delivery of property from one owner to the next.
  5. (archaic) The rental of horses and/or carriages; the rental of canoes; the care and/or boarding of horses for money.

Derived terms[]

  • livery stable

Translations[]

Verb[]

Infinitive
to Livery

Third person singular
liveries

Simple past
liveried

Past participle
-

Present participle
liverying

to Livery (third-person singular simple present liveries, present participle liverying, simple past and past participle liveried)

  1. (archaic) To clothe in.
    He liveried his servents in the most modest of clothing

Translations[]

Anagrams[]

  • verily

fr:livery io:livery kn:livery ru:livery fi:livery ta:livery te:livery vi:livery zh:livery

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