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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These speeches of Jerom and Chrysostom do seem to allude unto such
ministerial garments as were then in use. Hooker. True it is, that many things of
this nature be alluded unto, yea, many things declared. Hooker. Then just
He shall approach unto me: for who is this that engaged his heart to approach
unto me? eremiah. To have knowledge in all the objects of contemplation, is what
the mind can hardly attain unto; the instances are few of those who have, in any ...
I thought to promote thee unto great honour; but lo the Lord hath kept thee luck
from honour. umbers. Constrain the glebe, keep back the hurtful weed.
Blackmore. 4. Toward things past. I had always a curiosity to look back unto the
sources of ...
In regard to different latitudes, unto some the canicular days are in the winter, as
unto such as - are under the equinocial line; for unto them the dog-star arisoth
when the sun is about the tropick of Cancer, which season unto them is winter.
This will not be thcught a discouragement unto spirits, which endeavour to
advantage nature by art; nor will the ill success of some be made a sufficient
determent unto others. Brown. These are not all the determents that opposed my
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