What does accumbent mean?

accumbent meaning in General Dictionary

person who reclines at table

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  • Leaning or reclining as the ancients did at their meals
  • prone; capable of convenience or sleep
  • tilting or reclining, once the ancients performed at their dishes.
  • Lying against any such thing, together section of a leaf against another leaf.
  • one that reclines at dining table.

accumbent meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Leaning or reclining, while the ancients did at their particular dishes.

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  • (a.) Lying against such a thing, as you element of a leaf against another leaf.
  • (letter.) Person who reclines at table.

Sentence Examples with the word accumbent

When the leaves are more completely folded they either touch at their extremities and are accumbent or opposite (fig.

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