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A (article)
...s of munition are viewed; the officers of remains called to acc...
Abash
... what they saw and heard,Flew off, nor ever more appear'd. Swif...
Abatement
... The state of being abated.Coffee has, in common with all nut...
Abbacy
...r word of dignity, and not of office; and, therefore, even a se...
Abbot
...o the abbot Paternus: Nominis officium jure, Paterne, geris.] T...
Abbreviate
...ntracting, another by cutting off. Bacon. Essay 26.The only inv...
Abbreviature
...r shews mercy than anger; who offers violence to his appetite, ...
Abdicate
...ht; to resign; to lay down an office. Old Saturn, here, with...
Abdication
...ing; resignation; quitting an office by one's own proper act be...
Abhorrence
...hat even a just and necessary offence does, by giving men acqua...
Abjuration
...ns that are admitted into any office, civil or military, must t...
Abjure
...a. [abjuro, Lat.] To cast off upon oath, to swear not to do...
Ablactation
... mother stock, not cutting it off wholly from the stock, till i...
Ablaqueation
...r of decay and dying. Bacon's office of Alienations....
Able (verb)
...traw doth pierce it.None does offend, none, I say none; I'll ab...
Aboard
...In a ship. Which, when far off, Cymocles heard and saw,He lo...
Abominable
...esh of the sacrifice of peace-offerings, which pertain unto the...
Abomination
...n his abominations, turns you off,And gives his potent regiment...
Abortion
...ts properties of strength and office. Rowe's Jane Shore. ...
Above (preposition)
... old and above, shall give an offering unto the Lord. Exodus, x...
Abrade
...e. v.a. [Lat. abrado.] To rub off; to wear away from other part...
Abrasion
...he act of abrading; a rubbing off. [In medicine.] The weari...
Abroad
...dited. Hooker, Pref.Whosoever offers at verbal translation, sha...
Abrupt
... adj. [abruptus, Lat.] Broken off. Broken, craggy.Resistles...
Abrupted
...a word little in use.] Broken off suddenly. The effects of w...
Abruption
....s. [abruptio, Lat.] Breaking off, violent and sudden separatio...
Abruptness
... is caused by its being broke off from the said stone. Woodward...
Abscind
...To Absci'nd. v.a. To cut off, either in a natural or figur...
Abscission
... Lat.] The act of cutting off.Fabricius ab Aquapendente ren...
Absist
...v.n. [absisio, Lat.] To stand off, to leave off. Dict....
Abstention
...neo, Lat.] The act of holding off, or restraining; restraint. D...
Abstersion
...; which is plainly a scouring off, or incision of the more visc...
Abstinence
...from a present pleasure, that offers itself, is a pain, nay, of...
Abstrude
...a. [abstrudo, Lat.] To thrust off, or pull away. Dict....
Accept
...sts, neither will I accept an offering at your hand. Malachi, i...
Access
...sWithout Mediator, whose high office nowMoses in figures bears....
Accessory (noun)
...that is guilty of a felonious offence, not principally, but by ...
Accomplish
...plish a design.He that is far off shall die of the pestilence, ...
Account (noun)
...ore you; you would throw them off.And say you found them in min...
Account (verb)
...housand pounds to the king's coffers: and it was, in truth, the...
Accountant (adjective)
...bsp;       His offence is so, as it appearsAccou...
Accoutrement
...eadth; not only in the simple office of love, but in all the ac...
Acolothist
...in the Romish church, whose office is to prepare the elements...
Acquaintance
...rriage was to them, what kind offices he did, and was always re...
Acquittal
...suspicion or guiltiness of an offence. Cowell. The constant ...
Acquittance (noun)
... For such a sum, from special officers Of Charles his father. S...
Act (verb)
.... Locke. The splendour of his office, is the token of that sacr...
Action
...r, by reason of any contract, offence, or cause, of like force ...
Active
...ame two hearts did touch, His office was indulgently to fit Act...
Acuminated
... but seemeth, as it were, cut off. Brown‘s Vulgar Errours, b. v...
Adapt
...It is not enough that nothing offends the ear, but a good poet ...
Adequate
... a necessary and unavoidable coffin strikes paleness into the s...
Adjourn
... [adjourner, Fr.] To put off to another day, naming the ti...
Adjournment
...gnment of a day, or a putting off till another day. Adjournment...
Adjutant
...A'djutant. n.s. A petty officer, whose duty is to assist ...
Admeasurement
... the land hath. Bacon's Hist. off. Alienat....
Administer
...or agent in any employment or office; generally, but not always...
Administrator
...acon's Henry VII. He that officiates in divine rites. I fee...
Administratorship
....s. [from administrator.] The office of administrator....
Admiral
...uncertain etymology.] An officer or magistrate that has th...
Admiralship
...hip. n.s. [from admiral.] The office or power of an admiral....
Admiralty
...té, Fr.] The power, or officers, appointed for the admin...
Admit
... To suffer to enter upon an office; in which sense, the phras...
Adoption
...! My bed shall be abused, my coffers ransacked, my reputation g...
Adulterous
...n his abominations, turns you off, And gives his potent regimen...
Advance (verb active)
...ce. Bacon. To propose; to offer to the publick. I dare not ...
Advancer
...on after the death of a great officer, who was judged no advanc...
Advantaged
...s, which nothing can rid them off. Glanv. Scepsis Scientifica. ...
Advertisement
...ition. — 'Tis all men's office to speak patience To those...
Advise (verb active)
... something which I would have offered at, but in effect not don...
Advocate
..., in whose favour the plea is offered. Foes to all living worth...
Advocation
...on. n.s. [from advocate.] The office of pleading; plea; apology...
Afar
...tening to attain a sound afar off, men hold their breath. Bacon...
Affection
...at, were I king, I should cut off the nobles for their lands. S...
Affront (noun)
...the verb affront.] Insult offered to the face; contemptuous...
Affront (verb)
...is light. Parad. Lost. To offer an open insult; to offend a...
Afoot
...hat day, to a village not far off; and dispatching his horse in...
Aftercost
... You must take care to carry off the land-floods and streams, ...
Aga
...e title of a Turkish military officer....
Alien (noun)
... law; so as it was no capital offence to kill them. Sir John Da...
Amazon
... so called from their cutting off their breasts, to use their w...
Ambulation
...cles in station, proceed more offensive lassitudes, than from a...
Anniversary (noun)
...Dryden. Anniversary is an office in the Romish church, cele...
Apex
...r lesser end of it, is broken off. Woodward....
Apostrophe
...uptly. A figure when we break off the course of our speech, and...
Arms
.... [arma, Lat.] Weapons of offence, or armour of defence. &n...
Attaint (verb)
...found guilty of some crime or offence, and especially of felony...
Augur (noun)
...: Plucking the entrails of an offering forth, They could not fi...
Awe (noun)
... masters, and without fear of offence. Spenser's State of Irela...
Awhape
... word, from which weapons, or offensive arms, took their denomi...
Awkward
... friend To all that regularly offend; But was implacable, and a...
Awning
...ver a boat or vessel, to keep off the weather. Of these boa...
Bacciferous
...flower and calix both falling off together, and leaving the ber...
Backcarry
...rein a forester may arrest an offender against vert or venison ...
Backslide
...from back and slide.] To fall off; to apostatize: a word only u...
Baron
... lords spiritual. Baron is an officer, as barons of the exchequ...
Be
...y is no more, and can no more offend. Dryden.     &nb...
Beadle
...ng to a court. Cowel. A petty officer in parishes, whose busine...
Bear (verb active)
...orn chastisements, I will not offend any more. Job, xxxiv. 31.T...
Bias (noun)
...plations, without throwing it off from its proper bias. Addison...
Bicker
...ithout a set battle; to fight off and on.They fell to such a bi...
Bishop (noun 1)
... connexion between the sacred office and the letters or sound; ...
Bit (noun 1)
...ht from their horses, pulling off their bits, that they might s...
Bite (verb)
...r teeth as if they would bite off my nose. Arbuthnot and Pope's...
Blast (verb)
...n Romish Idolatry. To cut off; to hinder from coming to mat...
Bluster (noun)
...ust fall With those that have offended. Shakesp. Timon. A cowar...
Bluster (verb)
...r service; so the humour went off. L'Estrange. Either he must s...
Bombilation
...rtion, which will almost take off the report, and also the forc...
Break (verb active)
...s well as injustice, to break off so noble a relation. Collier ...
Brew (verb active)
...either rush nor shrub to bear off any weather at all, and anoth...
Broach (noun)
...rvice in his court, to a base office in his kitchen; so that he...
Cabbage (noun)
...hese stems should be stripped off, before they are boiled; they...
Cabin (noun)
...custom be allowed, of flaying off the green surface of the grou...
Calf
...g no longer in a condition to offer sacrifices in his temple. C...
Camel
...ng, their hair falls entirely off, in less than three days time...
Cap (noun)
...Shrew.I have ever held my cap off to thy fortune. —&mdash...
Car (noun)
... shall revive: Upon a wooden coffin we attend, And death's dish...
Cast (verb active)
...even so as one would beat his offenceless dog, to affright an i...
Clownish
... their tender wingsHe brushed off. Spenser's Fairy Queen, b. i....
Cock (noun)
...y cop.] As soon as the dew is off the ground spread the hay aga...
Coil (noun)
...ay come,When we have shuffled off this mortal coil,Must give us...
Coming (noun)
...y to meet My coming, seen far off? Milton's Paradise Lost, b. x...
Compendious
... is saved, and circuition cut off. They had learned more com...
Constable
... high constable is an ancient officer of the crown, long disuse...
Corn (noun)
...renown'd for cutting corns,An offer'd fee from Radcliff scorns....
Corporation
... have a common seal, one head officer or more, and members, abl...
Corrade
...v.a. [corrado, Latin.] To rub off; to wear away by frequent rub...
Correlate (noun)
...se to be a father, by casting off his son; and another for him ...
Corymbus
...hout any downy wings to carry off their seeds. Quincy....
Courage
...ur duty, and from the fear of offending Him that made us, acts ...
Court (noun)
... court to my young master, by offering that which they love bes...
Covet (verb active)
...o covet honour, I am the most offending man alive. Shakespeare'...
Crack (verb active)
....Love cools, friendship falls off, brothers divide: in cities, ...
Cross (adjective)
...s upon another; and so clears off all the appearing contrarieti...
Cross (noun)
...ite love of your Saviour, who offered himself for you as a sacr...
Cross (verb active)
...n debates of the war with the officers, that he crossed all the...
Cypress-tree
...ibanus. Calmet. In ivory coffers I have stufft my crowns; I...
Daft
...t is, to throw back, to throw off.] To toss aside; to put away ...
Dainty (adjective)
...ceive a discord, and conceive offence;And knowing not what's go...
Daisy
..., after the petals are fallen off, resemble obtuse cones. Mille...
Dally (verb active)
...To Da'lly. v.a. To put off; to delay; to amuse 'till a p...
Dally (verb neuter)
...ife, With thine, and all that offer to defend him, Stand in ass...
Decacuminated
...s, Latin.] Having the top cut off. Dict....
Defalcate
...e; defalquer, French.] To cut off; to lop; to take away part of...
Defalk
... v.a. [See DEFALCATE.] To cut off; to lop away. What he def...
Defile (verb active)
...nbsp;   Ev'ry object his offence revil'd,The husband murde...
Defile (verb neuter)
...ler, French.] To march; to go off file by file....
Depauperate
...reat evacuations, which carry off the nutritious humours, depau...
Dew (noun)
...ecause the sun being now gone off, the vapour stagnates at and ...
Discrimination
...scrimination made between the offenders of different degrees, h...
Door
...ors. Decay of Piety. Martin's office is now the second door in ...
Draw (verb active)
... South's Sermons. To Draw off. To extract by distillation.A...
Dread (adjective)
...nd' proud man, should take it off againWith words of sooth! Sha...
Dyscrasy
...crasy of blood, we must vomit off the pituita, and purge upon i...
Dysentery
...wherein very ill humours flow off by stool, and are also someti...
Elbow (verb active)
.... Dryden.If fortune takes not off this boy betimes, He'll make ...
Elders
...hed in this holy chase, Shake off their steril curse. Shakespea...
Episcopate
...us, Latin.] A bishoprick; the office and dignity of a bishop....
Ermine
...ack colour, the better to set off the whiteness of the ermine. ...
Errour
... [In theology] Sin.Blood he offered for himself, and for the ...
Esculent (noun)
...it for food. This cutting off the leaves in plants, where t...
Evulsion
...ntain the evulsion, or biting off any parts. Brown's Vulgar Err...
Exit
...time at which the player goes off the stage. Recess; departure;...
Exuperance
...Spain and Germany, which take off the exuperance, and balance t...
Exuviae
...st shells; whatever is thrown off, or shed by animals. The f...
Eye (noun)
...hat I may pass with a reproof off the easier. Shakesp. Merry Wi...
Eyebrow
...y he shall shave all his hair off his head, his beard, and his ...
Eyelid
...y the white of the eye is set off more white. Bacon's Natural H...
Eyeshot
...glance; view. I must carry off my prize as others do; and no...
Eyesore
....s. [eye and sore.] Something offensive to the sight. Hath t...
Face (verb neuter)
...o lye,To face, to forge, to scoff, to company. Hubberd's Tale. ...
Facility
...ifficulty and reluctancy; but offers himself to the visits of a...
Facing
...y way of decoration. These offices and dignities were but th...
Farrow (verb)
...v'n her, who did her numerous offspring boast, As fair and frui...
Fart (noun)
...is kept close;And others doth offend, when 'tis let loose. Suck...
Fearful
...The Irish are more fearful to offend the law than the English. ...
Fellow (noun)
...nt fellow. Shakes. Othello.An officer was in danger to have los...
Filacer
...lazarius, low Lat. filum.] An officer in the Common Pleas, so c...
Finance
...d by this new device. Bacon's off. of Alienation. The resid...
First (adjective)
...the waters were dried up from off the earth. Gen. viii. 13. Arm...
First-born
... b. xii. Hail, holy light, offspring of heav'n first-born! M...
Firstling (noun)
...st.] The first produce or offspring.       &...
Friend (verb)
... for the fault's love, is th' offender friended. Shakesp....
Fucus
... should have the fucus pulled off, and the coarseness underneat...
Full (adjective)
... sated.I am full of the burnt offerings of rams. Isa. i. 11.The...
Gainer
...recourse to his oath. Bacon's off. of Alienation.   &nb...
Gall (noun)
... A slight hurt by fretting off the skin. [From the verb.]Thi...
Gall (verb active)
...do not know;Which a dismiss'd offence would after gall. Shakesp...
Gelatine
...ubstance is an excrement cast off from the shoals of fish that ...
Gelatinous
...ubstance is an excrement cast off from the shoals of fish that ...
General (adjective)
...eneral is appended to several offices: as, Attorney General, So...
Gibbet (verb)
...am of a gibbet. He shall come off and on swifter than he that g...
Gibe (noun)
...f contempt by word or look; scoff; act or expression of scorn; ...
Gibe (verb active)
...mptuous hints; to flout; to scoff; to ridicule; to treat with s...
Giber
...le by contemptuous hints; a scoffer; a taunter. You are well...
Giblets
...arts of a goose which are cut off before it is roasted. 'Tis...
Give (verb active)
... us also sacrifices and burnt offerings, that we may sacrifice ...
Glance (noun)
...ot of light or splendour. His off'ring soon propitious fire fro...
Go
...ose who come for gold will go off with pewter and brass, rather...
Green (adjective)
... wood was green, and farthest off from any inclination unto fur...
Guess (noun)
... Locke.This problem yet, this offspring of a guess,Let us for o...
Gulosity
...ey are very temperate, seldom offending in ebriety, or excess o...
Gyves
...s, ready to take the occasion offered, boldly starting up, brea...
Ha
...d he smelleth the battle afar off. Job xxxix. 25.Ha, ha, 'tis w...
Haberdasher
...he expression of a shopkeeper offering his wares to sale.] One ...
Habitant
...th are those bright luminariesofficious; but to the earth's hab...
Hackle (noun)
...neck, or a plover's top: take off one side of the feather, and ...
Hackney (noun)
...ys are taken to hire. Bacon's off. of Alienation.Who, mounted o...
Hand (noun)
...pect to the receiver.Of which offer the bassa accepted, receivi...
Head (noun)
...n's Parad. Lost.My head geers off, what filthy work you make. D...
Helioscope
... the body of the sun, without offence to the eyes. Harris....
Here
.... It is used in making an offer or attempt.     &...
Higgle
...enurious in a bargain.In good offices and due retributions we m...
Hogshead
...largest hogsheads: I drank it off; for it did not hold half a p...
Hold (1)
...ld, i.e. a governour or chief officer; but in some other place ...
Hold (verb active)
...feast of a king. 1 Sa. To offer; to propose. Christianity c...
Hook (noun)
...the post: whence the proverb, off the hooks, for in disorder.&n...
Huff (noun)
...All hats, as in a storm, flew off. Hudibras. We have the appreh...
Idle (adjective)
...quoth he, That all thine idle offers I refuse; all that I need ...
Imbibe
... not easy for the mind to put off those confused notions and pr...
Imp (noun)
...ut, a sprig.] A son; the offspring; progeny. That noble im...
Invent
...Ith what more forcible we may offendOur enemies. Milton.In the ...
Jack
...ive that a Jack gardant cannotoffice me from my son Coriolanus....
Jade (verb active)
...y VIII. To employ in vile offices.      &nbs...
Jade (verb neuter)
...lose spirit; to sink. Many offer at the effects of friendshi...
Jadish
...t the jadish trickOf throwing off their king, no ruler's safe. ...
Jagg (noun)
...round the edges. Ray. Take off all the staring straws, twigs...
Jakes
...ertain etymology.] A house of office. I will tread this unbo...
Jaundice
...e gastrick arteries, which go off from the hepatick, to break t...
Keen (adjective)
...ve known some of these absent officers as keen against Ireland,...
Keep (verb active)
... repented, and kept still the office of preaching the gospel. W...
Keeper of the Great Seal
...lli, Latin.] Is a lord by his office, and called lord keeper of...
Keepership
...epership. n.s. [from keeper.] office of a keeper. The common...
Kermes
...arent, filled with a numerous offspring, which are the little r...
King (noun)
...s, or of heralds, a principal officer at arms, that has the pre...
Knock (verb active)
...e that has his chains knocked off, and the prison doors set ope...
Knowledge (noun)
...n; power of knowing. I pulled off my headpiece, and humbly entr...
Lace (noun)
...ysterious face,He drinks his coffee without lace. Prior. ...
Lackey (verb active)
...ngels lackey her, Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt. ...
Lad
...nbsp; The shepherd lad, Whose offspring on the throne of Judah ...
Lady-bird
... This lady-fly I take from off the grass, Whose spotted back...
Lady-cow
... This lady-fly I take from off the grass, Whose spotted back...
Lady-fly
... This lady-fly I take from off the grass, Whose spotted back...
Love (verb)
...ith reverent unwillingness to offend.Love the Lord thy God with...
Lucubratory
...ou must have a sober dish of coffee, and a solitary candle at y...
Make (verb active)
...ade over, was forced to leave off coining. Swift. To Make o...
Man (noun)
...jects to pursue, nor be taken off from those they have once fix...
Manor
... prince, and many for capital offences have forfeited them to t...
Minatory
...hey should duly execute their office, inviting complaints again...
Mortuary
...ce of his personal tythes and offerings not duly paid in his li...
Mother (noun)
...leave for a standard, cutting off the rest close to the body of...
Myriad
...els who are more cheerful and officious to do us good. Tillotso...
Nakedness
...00.Thou to be strong must put off every dress,Thy only armour i...
Nature
...rought by nature, not by vile offence. Shakes. The compass ...
Nickname (noun)
...e, French.] A name given in scoff or contempt; a term of derisi...
Nickname (verb)
...name virtue vice;For virtue's office never breaks men's troth. ...
Nodosity
... These the midwife cutteth off, contriving them into a knot ...
Nutbrown
...wn lass, Erithacis,Full often offer'd many a savoury kiss. Dryd...
Nutmeg
...nk or branches, cut or broken off, yield a red liquor like bloo...
Nutshell
...o a nutshell, I had never got off again. L'Estrange. It seem...
Obstetrication
... [from obstetricor, Lat.] The office of a midwife....
Obstetrick
... midwife; doing the midwife's office. There all the learn'd...
Oglio
...d, I will not so much as once offer up to your lordship, though...
Omission
... most natural division of all offences, is into those of omissi...
Other
...sp; Were I king, I should cut off the nobles for their lands; D...
Ought (verb)
...ought to remember, that their office is to interpret law, and n...
Oyes
... green, and white,Attend your office and your quality.Crier hob...
Oysterwench
...Proverbially. A low woman. off goes his bonnet to an oyster...
Oysterwoman
...Proverbially. A low woman. off goes his bonnet to an oyster...
Palm (noun)
...ich, when they wither or fall off, are succeeded by new ones ou...
Peccadillo
...ult; a slight crime; a venial offence. He means those little...
Pedantry
... puerility we have not shaken off from school. Brown. Horac...
Peevish
...h.] Petulant; waspish; easily offended; irritable; irascible; s...
Perverse
...vain,It gives them courage to offend again. Dryden. Petulan...
Plash (noun)
... to plash.] Branch partly cut off and bound to other branches.I...
Poltron
... truncato, from the thumb cut off; it being once a practice of ...
Power
...et it is in our power to take off the edge of it, by a steady v...
Procrastinate (verb active)
....] To defer; to delay; to put off from day to day. Hopeless...
Procrastinate (verb neuter)
...things to finish, which I put off to twenty years hence. Swift ...
Prudent
...y, Prudent, lest others might offer. Milton. Foreseeing by ...
Quaff (verb active)
...or ?????????. Skinner from go off, as go off, guoff, quoff, qua...
Quorum
...ustices; such a number of any officers as is sufficient to do b...
Quoter
... this passage entire, to take off the disguise which its quoter...
Race
...dyssey. Train; process.An offensive war is made, which is u...
Rack (verb active)
...esp. To defecate; to draw off from the lees. I know not whe...
Racy
...til,Whose racy liquor did his offspring fill. Denham. The cy...
Ram (noun)
...acham on Drawing. A ram their off'ring, and a ram their meat. D...
Ramp (verb)
...rampt, and seiz'd, and tugg'd off. Chapm. Sporting the lion ram...
Refuse (noun)
...e our worldly superiours with offering unto them such refuse, a...
Religion
...igion; if as to men, it is an offence against morality. South.B...
Rend
...n the fatal tree;Then rend it off. Dryden's Æneis. It ...
Rove (verb neuter)
...To Rove. v.n. [roffver, Danish, to range for plun...
Ruffian (noun)
...talian; ruffien, Fr. a bawd; roffver, Danish, to pillage; perha...
Sacerdotal
...esthood. They have several offices and prayers, especially f...
Sacrament
...his son, and the chief of his officers. Addison. ...
Salve (noun)
...est salve, and doth fulfilAll offices of death, except to kill....
Sea
...he stands: his solid sideWash off the sea weeds, and the soundi...
Secretory
...retus, Latin.] Performing the office of secretion. All the g...
Seizure
...rotestants, after he had cast off the pope; and his seizure of ...
Set (verb active)
...l enjoy them; ev'ry thing set off That might so much as think y...
Shot (noun)
... over against him, a good way off, as it were a bow shot. Gen. ...
Sight
...an what more humble mountains offer here,Where, in their blessi...
Snuff (verb active)
...y Communicant.You have got An office for your talents fit, To s...
Snuff (verb neuter)
...e stairs he goes; Never pulls off his hat, nor cleans his shoes...
Sofa
... carpets. The king leaped off from the sofa on which he sat...
Sordes
...ss; dregs. The sea washes off the soil and sordes wherein m...
Spew (verb neuter)
...or spew, Than in the scene to offend or him or you. Ben. Johnso...
Staff
... Addison. An ensign of an office; a badge of authority. Met...
Steril
...ched in this holy chase,Shake off their steril curse. Shakesp. ...
Suicide
...y name. Savage. To be cut off by the sword of injured frien...
Taint (noun)
...bsp;       Her offenceMust be of such unnatural ...
Taint (verb active)
...im tainted now, and purge him offAs a distemper. Milton. To...
Take (verb active)
...took.] To receive what is offered.Then took I the cup at th...
Tender (adjective)
...I have taken care not to give offence. Addison. Gentle; mil...
Thrive
...pier seat providesFor us, his offspring dear? Milton's Par. Los...
Tilman
...es husband and huswife their coffers to fil. Tusser....
Timeless
... and who perform'd The bloody office of his timeless end. Shake...
Tincture (noun)
...uous spirit of wine distilled off leaves the extract of the veg...
Tincture (verb)
...divine love, and holy fear of offending, sown in our hearts. At...
Tomboy
...lf-exhibition Which your own coffers yield! Shakesp. Cymbeline....
Tooth (noun)
...h and nail which should carry off a fawn. L'Estrange's Fables. ...
Tribe
...t; to prove which Mr. Rowland offers many reasons, which he men...
Tutor (noun)
... will look to my ways, that I offend not with my tongue; upon w...
Twang (verb active)
...gering accent sharply twang'd off, gives manhood approbation. S...
Tweezers
...s, or small pincers, to pluck off hairs. There hero's wits ...
Tyrannical
...to takeFrom Rome all season'd office, and to windYourself into ...
Tyrannick
...to takeFrom Rome all season'd office, and to windYourself into ...
Unbuckle
...s this, till we do please To doff't for our purpose, shall hear...
Vacation
...d in the vacation only. Bacon off. of Alienat. Leisure; fre...
Vagary
...They chang'd their minds,Flew off, and into strange vagaries fe...
Vagrant (noun)
... Vagrants and outlaws shall offend thy view,Train'd to assaul...
Virtuously
...uits present. Denham. The coffeeman has a little daughter fo...
Vow (noun)
...evish vows; They are polluted offerings. Shakespeare. If you t...
Vulcano
...ano. Earth calcin'd, flies off into the air; the ashes of bu...
Vulgarity
...it is, and I hope I shall not offend their vulgarities, if I sa...
Wade
...through the dirt to pluck him off. Shakespeare.    &n...
Wag (noun)
... We wink at wags, when they offend,And spare the boy, in hope...
Wage (verb)
... Shakespeare's Coriolanus.The officers of the admiralty having ...
Wager (noun)
...y's Sermons. [In law.] An offer to make oath. See to wage ...
Water (noun)
... its body upright, which fall off when the legs are grown. Denh...
Wave (verb active)
...Guesver, Fr. Skinner.] To put off.He resolved not to wave his w...
Way
...e of observation. The general officers, and the publick ministe...
Weapon
...??apon, Saxon.] Instrument of offence; something with which one...
Weigh (verb active)
...d our griefs heavier than our offences. Shak. H. IV.The ripenes...
Well (adverb)
...n. Bacon. The exercise of the offices of charity is always well...
Wench
...uldst perswade her to a worse offenceThan that, whereof thou di...
Wink (verb)
...efore wink at wags, when they offend,And spare the boy, in hope...
Witness (noun)
...only crime, if friendship can offend,Is too much love to his un...
Work (verb active)
...that time, and when they left off from working them. Raleigh's ...
Yarely
...ft handsThat yarely frame the office. Shakesp. Ant. and Cleop....
Yawn (verb)
...o well. Bacon.At length shook off himself, and ask'd the dame;A...
Yield (verb active)
...n, brought to see this injury offered unto us. Sidney.Thus I ha...
Young (noun)
...Young. n.s. The offspring of animals collectively...
Youth
...mboss'd Androgeos' death, and off'rings to his ghost; Sev'n you...
Zany
...ion of Giovanni or sanna, a scoff, according to Skinner.] One e...

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