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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Killing, as it is considered in itself without all undue circumstances, was never
prohibited to the lawful magistrate, who is the vicegerent or lieutenant of God,
from whom he derives his power of life and death. Bramhall against Hobbes. 4.
Davies. Salmoneus, suff'ring cruel pains I found For emulating Jove; the rattling
sound Of mimick thunder, and the glitt'ring blaze Of pointed lightnings, and their
forky rays. Dryd. No warning of the approach of flame, Swiftly, like sudden death,
Shakesp. 2. Resembling linen. Death of thy soul! those linen cheeks of thine Are
counsellors to fear. What soldiers, wheyface 2 Shakesp. LIN EN DRA'PER. n.s. [
linen and draper.] He who deals in linen. LING. m. s. [ling, Islandick.] 1, Heath.
He thought the mandate forg'd, your death conceal'd. Dryden. This dream all-
powerful Juno sends, I bear Her mighty mandates, and her words you hear. -
Dryden. !!!MD.1 TOR. m.s. [Lat] Director. A person is said to be a client to his
And houses rear'st ...i of thy death. Sandos. Some dry their corn infected with the
brine, I hen grind with marbles, and prepare to dine. Druden. The two flat sides of
two pieces of marble will more easily approach each other, between which ...
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Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1832