a) debased, low, of evil propensities
b) crying, squalling, wailing; said of infants
c) wandering, roaming, unsettled
Today's Featured Word: LICIOUS
delicious, tasty, savoury ...c1420 obs. rare
aphetic form of delicious
FIRST DOCUMENTED USE
c1420 - see EXAMPLE below
"... Thay did as the marchand bade;
Mete and drinke ynughe thay hade,
With licius drinke and clere."
From: Sir Amadace, c1420
Daily Word Quiz Answer
VAGIENT b) crying, squalling, wailing; said of infants ...1628 obs.