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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Heav'n doth know, so shall the world perceive, That I have turn'd away my former
self, So will I those that kept me company. Shakesp. Why should he call her
whore? Who keeps her company? What place? what time? Shakesp. Othello.
Bacon's Atlantis. thievish might, Why should'st thou, but for some felonious end,
In thy dark lanthorn thus close up the stars That nature hung in heav'n, and fill'd
their lamps With everlasting oil? Milton. Vice is like a dark lanthorn, which turns
Iook where the holy legate comes apace, To give us warrant from the hand of
Heav'n. Shakesp. Upon the legate's summons, he submitted himself to an
examination, and appeared before him. Atterbury. LEGATE'E. m. s. [from legatum,
Shakesp. King Lear. Thou slander of thy heavy mother's womb Thou loathed
issue of thy father's loins: Shak Virgin mother, hail! High in the love of Heav'n' yet
from my loins Thou shalt proceed, and from thy womb the Son Of God most high.
South. Heav'n's pow'r is infinite : earth, air, and sea, The manufacture mass the
making pow'r obey. Dr. The peasants are cloathed in a coarse kind is canvas, the
manufacture of the country. Addison. To MANUFA'cture. v. a. [manufacturer ...
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Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1832