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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Our coronation done, we will accite (As I before remember'd) all our state; And (
heav'n consigning to my good intents) No prince, no peer, shall have just cause
to say, Heav'n shorten Harry's happy life one day. Shak-peare. Accla'i M. n.
Next to the Son, Destin'd Restorer of Mankind, by whom New heav'n, and earth,
shall to the ages rise, Or down from heav'n descend. Paradise Lost. No declining
age E'erfelt the raptures of poetic rage. Roscommon. 3. The time in which any ...
Though heav'n be shut, And heav'n's high arbitrator sit secure In his own strength
, this place may be expos'd. Afistan. 3. He that has the power of prescribing to
others without limit or controul. Another Blenheim or Ramillies will make the ...
m. s. [from aaditle.] Capableness of being heard. A'u Di Boy. a v. [from audible.] In
such a manner as to be heard. And last, the sum of all, my Father's voice, 4-city
heard from heav'n, pronounc'd me his. Milica. A'udi exce. n.f. [audience, Fr.] 2.
From the full choir when loud hosannas rise, And swell the pomp of dreadful
sacrifice; - Amid that scene, if some relenting eye Glance on the stone where our
cold reliques lie, Devotion's self shall steal a thought from heav'n, One human
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