Brigues vs Brigued - What's the difference?

brigues | brigued |


As verbs the difference between brigues and brigued

is that brigues is while brigued is (brigue).

brigues

English

Noun

(head)
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (brigue)
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    brigued

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (brigue)

  • brigue

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) Intrigue, secretive machinations.
  • (Chesterfield)

    Verb

    (brigu)
  • (obsolete) To achieve or obtain by underhand methods.
  • * 1704': we think it very unbecoming our prudence that the determination should be remitted to the authors themselves; when our adversaries, by '''briguing and caballing, have caused so niversal a defection from us, that the greater part of our society has already deserted to them — Jonathan Swift, ''A Tale of a Tub (Penguin 2004, p. 11)
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