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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Reserv'd from night, and kept for thee in store. Milton. 9. To tend; to have care of
God put him in the garden of Eden to keep it. Gen. ii. 15. While in her girlish age
she kept sheep on the moor, it chanced that a merchant saw and liked her.
[corrupted by an effeminate pronunciation from lo; unless it he the French la | See
; look; behold. La you! if you speak ill of the devil, How he takes it at heart.
Shakesp., Twelfth Night. LABDANUM. n.s. A resin, of a strong not unpleasant
The night has been unruly where we lay; And chimueys were blown down: and,
as they say, Lamentings heard i'th'air,strange screams of death. Shakesp. Ye
shall weep and lament, but the world shall rejoice. John. Jeremiah lamented for ...
Nor then the solemn nightingale Ceas'd warbling, but all night tun'd her soft laus.
Milton If Jove's will Have link'd that amorous power to thy soft lay, Now timely sing
. Milton. He reach'd the nymph with his harmonious lay, Whom all his charins ...
So alike thou driv'st away Light and darkness, night and day. Carew. 3. Power of
perceiving external objects by the eye: opposed to blindness. My strength faileth
me; as for the light of mine eyes, it also is gone from me. Psalms. If it be true that ...
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A Dictionary of the English Language: In which the Words are ..., Volum 1
Uten tilgangsbegrensning - 1832