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Yesternight (adverb)

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Ye'sternight. adv. On the night last past.

Eleven hours I've spent to write it over;
For yesternight by Catesby was it sent me.
Shakesp. R. III.

The distribution of this conference was made by Eupolis yesternight. Bacon.

Sources: Bacon, Francis (396) · Shakespeare's Richard III (63)

Attributes: Adverb (147)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Yesternight (adverb)." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: February 16, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=5783.


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