A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations, by Examples from the Best Writers, to which are Prefixed a History of the Language, and an English Grammar
Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1805
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Shal feare. sany, upon the seeing of others blood, or *fangled, or tortured,
themselves are ready to faint, as if they biod, Bacon. 2. To die a violent death.
The lamb thy riot dooms to blood to-day; Had he thy reason, would he skip and
play? - }*.
BLOOD. m. s. [blob, Saxon.] 1. The red liquor that circulates in the bodies of
animals. But flesh with the life thereof, which is the blood thereof, shall you not
eat. Genesis. 2. Child ; progeny. We'll no more meet, no more see one another:
But yet ...
Blood Ily. adv. [from bloody..] With disposition to shed blood; cruelly. I told the
pursuivant, - As too triumphing, how mine enemies To-day at Pomfret bloodily
were butcher'd. Slak. This day the poet, bloodily inclin'd, made medie, full sore
Young and florid blood, rather than vapid and cachectical. Arbuthno: on Air. The
crude chyle swims in the blood, and appears as milk in the blood of some
persons who are cachectick. Floyer. CACHE"XY. n.s. [x,x*ia.] A general word to
v. a. [a word of uncertain ctymology.] To coagulate; to congeal. y gy J I felt my o
blood S Congeal with fear; my hair with horrour stood. - Dryden's Aeneid. The
Gelons use it, when, for drink and food, They mix their cruded milk with horses
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