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accidie   
      

It Has 7 letters ( a c c i d i e )         4 vowels ( a i i e )         3 consonants ( c c d )         Word on the contrary eidicca

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* acedia

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From Anglo-Norman _accidie_, Old French _accide_, _accidie_, from Late Latin _accīdia_, alteration of _acēdia_ (“sloth, torpor”), from Ancient Greek _ἀκήδεια_ (akḗdeia, “indifference”), from _ἀ-_ (a-, “not”) + _κῆδος_ (kêdos, “care”).

From Anglo-Norman accidie, Old French accide, accidie, from Late Latin accīdia, alteration of acēdia (sloth, torpor), from Ancient Greek ἀκήδεια (akḗdeia, indifference), from ἀ- (a-, not) + κῆδος (kêdos, care).

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* (UK) IPA(key): /ˈæksɪdi/ * (US) IPA(key): /ˈæk.sə.di/

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈæksɪdi/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈæk.sə.di/

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ACCIDIE (_uncountable_) * (now literary) Sloth, slothfulness, especially as inducing general listlessness and apathy. [from 13th c.] * C. 1390, Geoffrey Chaucer, ‘The Parson's Tale’, _Canterbury Tales_: Aftere þe synnes of Envie I wil speke of þe synne of ACCIDIE. * 1978, Lawrence Durrell, _Livia_, Faber & Faber 1992 (Avignon Quintet), p. 363: Underneath the surface excitements the demon of ACCIDIE had her by the hair. TRANSLATIONS

accidie (uncountable)

  1. (now literary) Sloth, slothfulness, especially as inducing general listlessness and apathy. [from 13th c.]

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* cecidia

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ACCIDIE f * plural form of _accidia_

accidie f

  1. plural form of accidia


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