Definition of amerciate in English:

amerciate

verb

Scottish
  • with object Amerce. In early use frequently as pa. pple.

Origin

Late Middle English. From post-classical Latin amerciat-, past participial stem of amerciare from Anglo-Norman amercier (although this is first attested later: see note at that entry).

Pronunciation

amerciate

/əˈməːsɪeɪt/