Share this entry

Share this page

corrody

Line breaks: cor|rody
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒrədi/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of corrody in English:

noun (plural corrodies)

historical
A pension or provision for maintenance, especially as given regularly by a religious house.

Origin

late Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French corodie, from a Romance word meaning 'preparation'.

Definition of corrody in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

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 ads and access premium resources

Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtərpsikəˈrēən
adjective
of or relating to dancing