Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • To recline, according to the ancient fashion at table. See accubation.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • intransitive verb obsolete To recline, as at table.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete To recline, as at table.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Latin accumbere, present active infinitive of accumbō ("recline (at a table)"), from ad + *cumbō ("lie down") (only in compounds).

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