Share this entry

apport Line breaks: ap¦port
Pronunciation: /əˈpɔːt/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of apport in English:

noun

A material object produced supposedly by occult means, especially at a seance.

Origin

Late 19th century: from French apport 'something brought', from apporter 'bring to'.

Words that rhyme with apport

abort, assort, athwart, aught, besought, bethought, bort, bought, brought, caught, cavort, comport, consort, contort, Cort, court, distraught, escort, exhort, export, extort, fort, fought, fraught, import, methought, misreport, mort, naught, nought, Oort, ought, outfought, port, Porte, purport, quart, rort, short, snort, sort, sought, sport, support, swart, taught, taut, thought, thwart, tort, transport, wart, wrought

Definition of apport in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day innocuous
Pronunciation: ɪˈnɒkjʊəs
adjective
not harmful or offensive