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"dispatch" appears within the following entries:
Advise (verb active)
...se Lost. A posting messenger, dispatch'd from hence, Of this fair tr...
Afoot
...to a village not far off; and dispatching his horse in some sort, th...
Court (noun)
... in the tragedy must come and dispatch his business, rather than in ...
Draw (verb active)
...o two books, which Hesiod has dispatched in half a one. Addis. T...
Great (noun)
...ling'ring it out, By day will dispatch. Tusser's Husbandry for Augus...
Hand (noun)
...ar hand, where there is small dispatch. Bacon, Essay 26. Terms; ...
Keen (adjective)
...found a man. Shakespeare.Keen dispatch of real hunger. Milton.The sh...
Oscitancy
...ancy of transcribers, who, to dispatch their work the sooner, used t...
Set (verb active)
...n. No sooner is one action dispatched, which we are set upon, but...
Tarriance
...;         dispatch me hence: Come, answer not; b...
World
...h mended pace;A world of woes dispatched in little space. Dryden.Why...

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