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, Volum 2
T. Tegg, 1832
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All these up-whirl'd aloft Fly o'er the backside of the world far off, Into a limbo
large, and broad, since cali'd The paradise of fools. Milton's Paradise Lost. 2. Any
place of misery and restraint. For he no sooner was at large, But Trulla straight ...
1 fought the battle bravely which I lost, And lost it but to Macedonians. The lighten
'd coursers ran : They rush'd, and won by turns, and lost the day. Dryden. In this
sense Dryden. 2. To forfeit as a penalty. is Paradise lost. Fame—few, alas! the ...
5. Thrones, dominations, princedoms, virtues, pow'rs Isthese magnifick titles yet
remain, Not merely titular. Milton's Paradise Lost. 0 parent these are thy magnifick
deeds; Thy trophies' Milton's Par. Lost. MAGNIFIceNCE. m. s. [magnificentia, .
Mean-time. In the intervening time: Mean-while. sometimes an adverbial mode of
speech. Mean-while The world shall burn, and from her ashes spring New heav'n
and earth. Milton's Paradise Lost. Mojo the rapid heav'ns rowl'd down the ight, ...
Milton's Paradise Lost. MiscellA'NEOUs N Ess. m. s. [from miscellaneous.]
Composition of various kinds. MISCELLANY. adj.[miscellaneous, Lat.] Mixed of
various kinds. The power of Spain consisteth in a veteran army, compounded of ...
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A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are ..., Volum 1
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1832