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Argosy meaning in English

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1. argosy

one or more large merchant ships

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noun plural -sies
archaic or poetic
a large abundantly laden merchant ship, or a fleet of such ships

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nounWord forms: plural ˈargosies OLD-FASHIONED, Poetic
a large ship, esp. a merchant ship
a fleet of such ships

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n. pl. ar·go·sies
1. Nautical
a. A large merchant ship.
b. A fleet of ships.
2. A rich source or supply: an argosy of adventure lore.

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