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3 definitions found
 for Sere
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sear \Sear\, Sere \Sere\ (s[=e]r), a. [OE. seer, AS. se['a]r
     (assumed) fr. se['a]rian to wither; akin to D. zoor dry, LG.
     soor, OHG. sor[=e]n to wither, Gr. a"y`ein to parch, to dry,
     Skr. [,c]ush (for sush) to dry, to wither, Zend hush to dry.
     [root]152. Cf. Austere, Sorrel, a.]
     Dry; withered; no longer green; -- applied to leaves.
     --Milton.
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           I have lived long enough; my way of life
           Is fall'n into the sear, the yellow leaf. --Shak.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sere \Sere\, a.
     Dry; withered. Same as Sear.
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           But with its sound it shook the sails
           That were so thin and sere.              --Coleridge.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sere \Sere\, n. [F. serre.]
     Claw; talon. [Obs.] --Chapman.
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