Adjective "cade" definition and examples

(Cade may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/keɪd/

Definitions and examples

proper noun

(d.1450), Irish rebel; full name John Cade. In 1450 he assumed the name of Mortimer and led the Kentish rebels against Henry VI. They occupied London for three days and executed the treasurer of England and the sheriff of Kent.

    More definitions

    1. a juniper, Juniperus oxycedrus, of the Mediterranean area, whose wood on destructive distillation yields an oily liquid (oil of cade) used in treating skin diseases.

    More examples(as adjective)

    "nets can be cade."

    "sees can be cade."

    "rulings can be cade."

    "presidents can be cade."

    "names can be cade."

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    Origin

    (cade)