Associations to the word «Lore»


LORE, noun. All the facts and traditions about a particular subject that have been accumulated over time through education or experience.
LORE, noun. The backstory created around a fictional universe.
LORE, noun. (obsolete) workmanship
LORE, noun. (anatomy) The region between the eyes and nostrils of birds, reptiles, and amphibians.
LORE, noun. (anatomy) The anterior portion of the cheeks of insects.
LORE, verb. (obsolete) simple past tense and past participle of lose

Dictionary definition

LORE, noun. Knowledge gained through tradition or anecdote; "early peoples passed on plant and animal lore through legend".

Wise words

A designer knows he has achieved perfection not when there is nothing left to add, but when there is nothing left to take away.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery