Definitions

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  • interj. Stand back! give place! β€” a cant word of the Elizabethan writers, probably in ridicule of some person who pretended to a knowledge of Latin which he did not possess.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • interj. Stand back! give place! -- a cant word of the Elizabethan writers, probably in ridicule of some person who pretended to a knowledge of Latin which he did not possess.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See backare.

Etymologies

back and Latin -āre. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • At tibi prima, puer, nullo munuscula cultu errantis hederas passim cum baccare tellus mixtaque ridenti colocasia fundet acantho.

    'Unto you a child is born'

  • Aut, fi ultra placitum laudarit, baccare frontem Cingite, ne vati noceat mala lingua futuro.

    P. Virgilii Maronis Opera

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