dree /driː/ verb drees, dreeing, dreed
1.(transitive) to endure
2.dree one's weird, to endure one's fate -adjective
3.another word for dreich
Old English drēogan; related to Old Norse drӯgja to perpetrate
v. Old English dreogan "to work, suffer, endure;" see drudge.
Cf. Old Norse drygjado "carry out,accomplish,"
Gothic driugan "serve as a soldier."
Thank you Terry Pratchett for letting me ken this wyrd word.
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