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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comen unwarely upon me, hasted by the harmes that I have, and sorowe hath
commaunded his age to be in me. Heres hore aren shad overtimeliche upon my
hed: and the slacke skinne trembleth of mine empted bodie. Thilke deth of men is
No man is wretchid but hymself it wene, He that yhath hymself hath suffisaunce,
Why saies: thou then I am to the so kene, That hath thy self out of my govirnaunce
2 Saie thus grant mercie of thin habundaunce, That thou hast lent or this, thou ...
n.s.. [from To annex.] The thing annexed; additament. Failing in his first attempt to
be but like the highest in heaven, he hath obtained of men to be the same on
earth, and hath accordingly assumed the annexes of divinity. Brown. Annexation
Stranger's house is at this time rich, and much to: for it hath laid up revenue these
irty-seven years. Paso. 2. To take anything for granted, without evidence or proof.
- B E F To me the favour to dilate at full what hath bosull'n of them, and thee, ...
No jutting frieze, - Buttrice, nor coigne of vantage, but this bird Hath made his
pendant bed and procreant cradle. , *::::::. His birth, perhaps, some paltry village
hides, And sets his cradle out of fortune's wi }. Dryo. A child knows his nurse and
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