Definition of marcid in English:

marcid

adjective

archaic
  • Withered, wasted, decayed, rotten.

Origin

Late Middle English; earliest use found in Guy de Chauliac's Grande Chirurgie. From classical Latin marcidus withered from marcēre to wither (from an Indo-European base meaning ‘to decay’) + -idus.

Pronunciation

marcid

/ˈmɑːsɪd/