argent

Part of speech: adjective

Like or made of silver; white; silvery.

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Usage examples "argent":

  1. Only there was walking in the gallery some of the Barbary company, and there we saw a draught of the arms of the company, which the King is of, and so is called the Royall Company, which is, in a field argent an elephant proper, with a canton on which England and France is quartered, supported by two Moors. - "Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright", Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke.
  2. Argent content portent medecine. - "Bacon is Shake-Speare", Sir Edwin Durning-Lawrence.
  3. " A castle argent is certainly my crest," said he blandly. - "Tess of the d'Urbervilles A Pure Woman", Thomas Hardy.