/gree/, n. Chiefly Scot.
1. superiority, mastery, or victory.
2. the prize for victory.
3. Obs. a step.
[1275-1325; ME gre < OF < L gradus step, GRADE; cf. DEGREE]
/gree/, n. Archaic.
1. favor; goodwill.
2. satisfaction, as for an injury.
[1250-1300; ME gre < OF gre (F gré) < L gratum what is agreeable]
/gree/, v.t., v.i., greed, greeing. Brit. Dial.
[1375-1425; late ME; see GREE2]

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