Dictionary    Maps    Thesaurus    Translate    Advanced >   

Tip: Click a synonym from the results below to see its synonyms.

No results could be found matching the exact term inkhorn in the thesaurus.
Try one of these suggestions:
imagery  immeasurable  immeasurably  immigrant  in  inaccordant  inaccuracy  inaccurate  inaugural  inaugurate  inauguration  incarcerate  incarcerated  incarceration  incarnate  incarnation  incertitude  incoherent  incorporate  incorporated  incorporation  incorporeal  incorporeality  incorrect  incorrigible  incorrupt  incorruptible  incrassate  increase  increased  incredible  incredibly  incredulity  incredulous  increment  incriminate  incrustation  incrusted  incur  incurable  incuriosity  incurious  incursion  incurve  incurved  inexorable  ingrain  ingrained  ingratiating  ingredient  ingress  ingroup  ingrown  injure  injured  injurious  injury  inquire  inquirer  inquiring  inquiry  inscribe  inscribed  inscription  inscrutable  insert  insertion  insurance  insure  insured  insurer  insurgent  insurmountable  insurrectionary 
Dictionary Results for inkhorn:
1. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Inkhorn \Ink"horn`\, n. [Ink + horn; cf. F. cornet [`a] encre,
   G. dintenhorn.]
   A small bottle of horn or other material formerly used for
   holding ink; an inkstand; a portable case for writing
   materials. "With a writer's inkhorn by his side." --Ezek. ix.
   [1913 Webster]

         From his pocket the notary drew his papers and inkhorn.
   [1913 Webster]

2. The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48
Inkhorn \Ink"horn"\, a.
   Learned; pedantic; affected. [Obs.] "Inkhorn terms." --Bale.
   [1913 Webster]

3. Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary
   The Hebrew word so rendered means simply a round vessel or cup
   for containing ink, which was generally worn by writers in the
   girdle (Ezek. 9:2, 3,11). The word "inkhorn" was used by the
   translators, because in former times in this country horns were
   used for containing ink.

Common Misspellings >
Most Popular Searches: Define Misanthrope, Define Pulchritudinous, Define Happy, Define Veracity, Define Cornucopia, Define Almuerzo, Define Atresic, Define URL, Definitions Of Words, Definition Of Get Up, Definition Of Quid Pro Quo, Definition Of Irreconcilable Differences, Definition Of Word, Synonyms of Repetitive, Synonym Dictionary, Synonym Antonyms. See our main index and map index for more details.

©2011-2021 ZebraWords.com - Define Yourself - The Search for Meanings and Meaning Means I Mean. All content subject to terms and conditions as set out here. Contact Us, peruse our Privacy Policy