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Conveyance: theft, fraud.
Deftly: dexterously, with adroit-
Defy: to refuse, to disdain.
Cue: in stage cant, the last words Delay: to let slip. Copped: rising to a cop, or head.
of the preceding speech. Demerits: merits. Copy: theine. Cuisses: armour for the thighs.
Demise: to grant. 4. Coragio: an exclamation of en- Cutlion: a despicable fellow. Demurely: solemnly. couragement. Cunning: sagacity, knowledge. Denay: denial.
Denied: disbelieved or contemned. Curb: to bend or truckle. Corinthian: a wencher. Corky: dry, withered, husky. Curiosity: finical delicacy, scru
Denier: the twelfth part of a
pulousness or captiousness.
Denotenvents: indications or dis-
coveries. Corrigible: corrected, Currents : occurrences.
Deny: to refuse. Costard: the head.
Cursed: under the influence of a Depart: to part. Coster-monger: meanly mercenary. nialediction.
Departing: separation. Cote: to overtake.
Curst: petulant, crabbed, shrewd Depend: to be in service. Coled: quoted, observed, or re- ish mischievous, severe,
Depride: to disinberit. garded.
harsh, vehemently angry.
Deracinate: to force up by the Cotsale: Cotswood in Gloucester- | Curstness: ill-humour.
roots. shire. C'urtail: a cur of little value.
Derogate: degraded, blasted.
Descant: a term in music.
Design: to mark out.
tard or pie. appearance,
Desperate: bold, adventurous. hypocrisy.
Customer : a common woman. Detected: charged or guilty. Counterfeit: a likeness, a portrait. Cut a horse.
Determined: ended. Counterpoints : counterpanes.
Cyprus: a transparent stuff. Dibble: an instrument used by County : count, earl.
gardeners. Covered: hollow.
Dich: dit or do it. Cower: to sink by bending the
Dickon: familiarly for Richard. hams. Daff or doff: to do off, to put Diet: regimen.
Die: gaming Cowl-staff: a staff for carrying a
aside. large tub. Dally: to play or trifle.
Diet: to oblige to fast. Coy: to soothe or stroke.
Diffused: extravagant, irregular. Coyed: condescended unwillingly. Danger: reach or controul.
Digress : to deviate from the Coystril: a coward cock, a mean Dank: wet, rotten.
right. or drunken fellow. Danskers: natives of Denmark.
Digression : transgression.
Dint: impression. Cozier: a tailor or botcher.
Dare: to challenge or incite. Crab: a wild apple.
Dark-house: a house inade gloomy | Disable: to undervalue.
Direction: judgment, skill. Crack: dissolution.
by discontent. Crack: a boy or child, a boy-child. Darkling: in the dark.
Disclose: to hatch. Cranks: windings.
Darraign: to arrange, put in or- Discontenting : discontented. Crants: chants.
Discourse : reason.
Disease: uneasiness, discontent. Craven: mean, cowardly, to make | Day-light: broad day.
Diseases : sayings. cowardly. Day-woman: dairy-maid.
Disgrace: hardship, injury. Create: compounded or made up: Dearn: lonely, solitary.
Dislimns: unpaints, obliterates. Credent: creditable, credible. Death-tokens: spots appearing on Dispark: - to destroy a park. Credit: account, information, cre
those infected by the plague. Disponge: discharge as a sponge. dulity. Deboshed: debauched.
Dispose: to make terms, to settle Credit: a great light set upon a Decay: misfortunes.
matters. beacon. Deceivable: deceptious.
Disposition: frame. Cresside : increasing.
Decline: to run through from first Disputable: disputatious. Crest: the top, the height.
Dispute: to talk over.
Dissemble: to gloss over.
Disseinbling: putting dissimilar Crisp: curling, winding, curled, Defeat: destruction.
things together. bent, bollow.
Defeatures: features, change of Distaste: to corrupt, to change to Critic: cynic.
features for the worse.
a worse state. Critical: censorious.
Defence: art of fencing.
Distemper: intoxication. Crone : an old worn-out woman. Defend: to forbid.
Distemperature: perturbation. Crosses : money stamped with a Defensible: furnishing the means Distempered: ruffled, qut of hu
Distractions: detachments, sepa- Emulous: jealous of higher au- || Eyases : yoong nestlings. rate bodies.
Eyas-musket : infant lilliputian. Distraught: distracted. Encave: to hide.
Eye: a small shade of colour. Diverted: turned out of the course Enfeoff: to invest with possession. Eyliads : glances, looks. See oci of nature.
Engine: instrument of war, soi- liads. Dividable: divided.
litary machine, the rack.
Face: to carry a foolish appearDoff, see Daff
Ensconce: to protect as with a Dule : lot, allowance.
Faced: turned up with facings
: Dolphin: the Dauphin of France. Enseamed: greasy.
Factious: active. Dolant: dotard.
Entertainment: the pay of an army, Faculties: medicinal virtues, efDouble: full of duplicity.
admission to office.
fice, exercise of power. Doubt: to fear.
Entreatments: the objects of en-| Fadge: to suit or fit.
Fading: the burthen of a song
Fain: fond. what confines the fetters round Equipage: stolen goods.
Fair-belrothed : fairly contractu the ancles.
Erewhile: just now.
Faithful: not an infidel.
Faitors: traitors, rascals.
Fall: to let fall, to drop.
Fall: an ebb.
False : to make false. Drollery: a show performed by | Estimation: conjecture.
Falsely: dishonestly, treacherous, puppels.
Fancy-free: exempt from the
Fanged: possessed of fangs. Dudgeon: the handle of a dagger. thers of birds, &c.
Fantastical : creatures of tant Due: to endue, to deck, to grace. Execute: to employ, to put to use.
Fashions: farcens or farcy.
Fast: determined, fixed. Dump: a mournful elegy.
Exercise : exhortation, lecture, or Far: dull. Dup: to do up, to lift up.
Fate: an action predetermined by
Favour: countenance, features
indulgence, pardon, appearance. Eager: sour, sharp, harsh. Erorcist: a person who can raise Fear: the object of fear, danger. Eanlings: lambs just dropt.
Fear: to intimidate.
Fearful: timorous, formidable
Feat: ready, dexterous.
Feated: formed, made neat. Effects: affects, or affections, Express: to reveal.
Feature: beauty in general
, case actions, deeds effected. Expulsed: expelled.
and make of ihe face. Eftest: deftest, readiest. Ersufficale: contemptible, abo- Federary: a confederate. Egypt: a gypsey.
Fee-grief: a peculiar sorrow.
Feeder: an eater, a servant. Element: initiation, previous prac- Extent: in law, violence in ge-Feere or Pheere: a companion, * tice. neral.
husband. Embossed: inclosed, swollen, puffy. Extern: outward.
. Eminence: high honours.
away from every thing but its Fellow: companion. Empery: dominion, sovereign com
Fence: the art of or skill in demand. Extravagant: wandering.
fence. Emulation : rivalry, envy, factious Extremes: extravagance of con- Feodary: an accomplice, 8 68 contention. duct, extremities.
power of love.
Fester: to corrupt.
Gaping: shouting, or roaring. Festinately: hastily.
Fordo: to undo, to destroy. Garboils : cominotion, stir. Festival terms: splendid phraseo- Foredone: overcome.
Garish: gaudy, showy. logy.
Forefended: prohibited, forbidden. Garner : to treasure up. Fet: fetched,
Foreign: employed in foreign em- Gasted: frightened. Few: in short, in few words.
Gaudy: a festival day.
Gawds: baubles, toys. Fielded: in the field of battle. Fore-slow : to be dilatory, to loiter. Gaze: attention. Fierce: proud, hasty, vehement, Forestall: to prevent by antici- Gear: a general word for things rapid. pation.
or matters. Fig: to insult.
Forgetide: inventive, imaginative. Geck: a fool.
sensible, in form, in shape.
Generosity: high birth.
Forspent: wasted, exhausted. Generous: inost noble. Filed: gone an equal pace with. Forspoke : contradicted, spoken Gentility: urbanity. Fills: the shafts.
Gentle: noble, high-minded, beFilths : common sewers. Forthcoming: in custody.
longing to gentry. Fine: the conclusion. For wearied: worn out.
Gentry: complaisance. Fine: full of finesse, artful. Foul : homely, not fair.
German: a-kin. Fine: to make showy, or specious. Fox: a cant word for a sword.
Germins: seeds begun to sprout. Fineless: boundless, endless. Forship: mean cunning:
Gest: a stage or journey.
Gib: a cat. Firago : for Virago.
Frampold: peevish, fretful, or
Giglot: a wanton wench.
Gilder: a coin valued at 1 s. 6 d. Fire-new: bren-new, new froin Franklin: a little gentleinan or the forge. freeholder.
or 28. Firk: to chastise. Free: artless, free from art, ge- Gimmal: a ring or engine.
Gilt: gilding, golden money. First: noblest, most eminent.
nerous. Fitchew: a polecat.
Fret: the stop of a musical instru- Ging: a gang. Fitly: exactly.
ment, which regulates the vi- Gird: a sarcasın or gibe, emotion. Fives: a distemper in horses. bration of the string.
Gleek: to joke or scoff, to beguile.
Glimmering : faintly illuminated Flap-dragon: a small inflammable | Friend: a lover, a term applicable
by the stars. substance, which topers swal- to both sexes, a paramour. Gloze: te expound, to comment low in a glass of wine. Friend: friendship.
upon. Flap-jacks: pan-cakes. Friend: to befriend.
Glui: to englut or swallow up. Flask: a soldier's powder-horn. Frippery : a shop where old
Gnarled: knotted. Flatness: lowness, depth.
clothes were sold.
Good-deed: indeed, in very deed. Flaw: a sudden violent gust of Frize: a cloth made in Wales. Good-den: good evening. wind. From: in opposition to.
Good-life: of a moral or jovial Flayed: stripped.
Fronted: opposed. Flecked: spotted, dappled, streaked. Frontier: forehead.
Good-jer: gougere, morbus galFleet: to float. Frontlet: a forehead cloth.
licus. Fleeting: inconstant.
Froth: a trick played with beer. Gorbellied : fat and corpulent. Fleshment: first act of military Frush: to break or bruise.
Gossips : tattling women who atservice. Frustrate: frustrated.
tend lyings-in. Flewed: having the flews or chaps Fulfilling: filling till there be no
Gossomer : the white cobweb-like of a hound. rooin for more.
exhalations that fly about in hot Flickering : fluttering like the Full: complete.
Government: evenness of temper,
: most complete and perfect.
decency of manners.
Gourds : a species of dice.
Grace: acceptableness, favour. Foeman: an enemy in war.
Grace: to bless, to make happy. Fuin: to thrust in fencing.
Gracious : graceful, lovely. Foison: plenty.
Gabardine: a loose felt cloak. Grained: furrowed, like the grain Folly: depravity of mind. Gad: a pointed instrument.
of wood, died in grain or inFond: foolish, or prized by folly. Gain-giving: misgiving.
: more weak or foolish. Gainsay: to unsay, deny, contra- || Gramercy: grand mercy, great Fandly: foolishly.
thanks. Foot-cloth: a housing covering the Gait: way or steps.
Grange: the farm-house of a mobody of the horse, and almost Galliard: an ancient dance.
nastery. reaching to the ground. Galliasses : a species of gallies.
Grade: to entomb.
Graves, or greaves : armour for
the legs. Force: to stuff.
Gamester: a frolicsome person, Greasily: grossly. Forced: false.
: a bawd, or pander.
Green: unripe, not fully formed. High-fantastical: fantastical to | Impugn: to oppose, to controvert. Greenly: awkwardly, unskilfully. the height.
Incapable: unintelligent. Greets : pleases.
High-repented: repented to the Incarnardine: to stain of a red Grief: pain, grievances.
colour. Griefs : grievances, wrongs. Hight: called.
Incensed: incited, suggested. Grievances : sorrows, sorrowful af- Hilding: a paltry cowardly fellow. Inclining: compliant. fections.
Hint: suggestion, circuinstance. Inclip: to embrace.
Include: to shut up, to conclude.
Inclusive : inclosed.
Incony, or kony: fine, delicate. Groundlings: the frequenters of Hoist: hoisted.
Incorrect: ill-regulated. the pit in the playhouse. Hold: to esteem.
Increase: produce. Growing: accruing.
Holla: a terin of the manege. Indent: to bargain and article. Guard: defence. Holy: faithful.
: something preparatory. Guard: to fringe or lace.
Home: completely, in full extent. Indifferent: different, impartial
Indile: to convict.
Induction: entrance, beginning,
preparations. Guerdoned: rewarded. Honour: acquired reputation.
Indurance: delay, procrastination
Infinite: extent or power.
Ingaged: for uningaged.
Ingraft: rooted, settled.
Inhabitable: not habitable.
the water, without sails or
i to forbid. rudder. Gust: taste, rashness.
Inhooped: inclosed, confined. Gyve: to catch, to shackle. Humorous : chargeable, humid, Inkhorn-male: a book-mate. Gyves: shackles.
Inkle: a kind of tape, crewell er Hungry: sterile, unprolific.
worsted. Hunt-counter: base tyke, worth-Inland: civilized, not rustic. H. less dog.
Insane : that which makes insane. Hurly: noise. Hack: to becoine cheap and vul- Huriling: merry with impetuosity. Insculped: engraven.
Insconce: to fortify. gar.
Husbandry: thrift, frugality. Inseparate: inseparable.
Instance: example, proof.
Instances: inotives. Hair: complexion or character.
Insuit: solicitation. Happily: accidentally, fortunately.
Intend: to pretend. Happy: accomplished.
Ice-brook: a brook of icy quali- Intending : regarding. Hardiment : bravery, stoutness. ties in Spain.
Intendment: intention or dispeHarlocks: wild juustard. I'fecks: in faith.
sition. Harlot: a cheat.
Ignomy: ignominy. Harp: to touch on a passion.
Intenible: incapable of retainiag. fil-inhabited: ill-lodged. Harrow: to conquer, to subdue. Ill-nurtured: ill-educated.
Intention: eagerness of desire. Harry: to use roughly, to harrass. Images: children, representatives. Intentively: with full attentiva.
Interessed : interested. Having: estate or fortune, pro- Imaginary: produced by the power
Intergatories: interrogatories. motion, allowance of expence. of imagination.
Intermission: pause, intervening Haviour: behaviour. Imbare: to lay open or display
tiine. Haught: haughty.
Intrenchant: that which canau Haughty: high, 'elevated.
Immanity: barbarity, savageness. be cut. Haunt: company.
Immediacy: close connection. Hay: a term in the fencing-school. Imp: to supply.
Intrinse : intrinsicate.
Invention: inagination. Head: the source, the fountain.
Imp: progeny Head: body of forces.
Inwardness: intimacy, confidence.
Iron: clad in armour.
Irregulous : lawless, licentious.
Issues: consequences, conclusion. Heat: violence of resentment. Impeachment: reproach or impuHeady: slow.
tation, hinderance. Hebenon; henbane.
Impeticos: to impetticoat or im- Jack: a term of contempt.
Jack-a-lent: a puppet thrown al prison. Importance: importunacy.
in Lent. Helmed: steered through. Importance: the thing imported. Jack guardant: a jack in office. Hence: henceforward.
Importing : implying, denoting. Jaded : treated with contemp. Henchman: a page of honour. Impose: injunction, command.
worthless. Hent: seized or taken possession Impositions: commands.
Jar: the noise made by the penof.
Impossible: incredible or incon- dulum of a clock. Hereby: as it may happen.
Jauncing : jaunting. Hermits: beadsinen.
Impress: to compel to serve. Jesses : straps of leather by which Hest: behest, command.
Impress: a device or inotlo. the hawk is held on the fist
Jest: to play a part in a mask. Leet: court-leet, or court of the Loon, or lown: a base fellow. Jet: to strut.
Lop: the branches.
Lot: a prize.
Lover: a mistress.
Lown. See Loon.
Lowted: treated with contempt. Jump: just.
L'envoy: moral or conclusion of Lowts : clowns. Justicer: justice, judge.
Lozel: worthless, dishonest.
Lubbar. See Libbard.
Lunes: lunacy, frenzy.
Lurch: to win.
Lure: a thing stuffed to tempt
Libbard, or lubbar: a leopard. Lush: rank, luscious.
Liberal : licentious or gross in Lust: inclination, will. Kam: awry, crooked.
Lustic: lusty, chearful, pleasant.
License: an appearance of licen- Luxurious : lascivious.
reign court. ing-hammer.
Mace: a sceptre.
: commonly, in ordinary Mad: wild, inconstant. are put under a stove.
Magnificent: glorying, boasting.
Magnifico: a chief man or grandee Kindly: naturally.
at Venice. Likelihood: similitude. Kindly: kindred.
Likeness: specious or seeming Mailed: wrapped up, covered Kinged: ruled by.
virtue. Kinsman: near relative.
Main-top: top of the mainmast. Kirlle: part of a woman's dress. Liking ; condition of body.
Limbeck: a vessel used in distil- Make: to bar, to shut. Knave: servant.
ling. Knife: a sword or dagger.
Malkin: a scullion, a
wench. Know: to acknowledge.
Lime: a trick played with sack. Mall: Mrs., alias Mary Frith, or
Lime: to cement.
Mammets : puppets.
Man: to tame a hawk. Laced mutton: a woman of the Limits: estimates, calculations. Manacle :
: a handcuff. Line: genealogy
Manage: conduct, administration. Lackeying: moving like a lackey Lined: delineated.
Mandrake: a root supposed to or page.
have the shape of a man. Lag: the meanest person. Linstock: the staif to which the
Mankind: masculine. Lances : lance-men.
match is fixed when ordnance
Marches: the borders, limits, or Land-damn: to destroy in some
List : the bound or limit. Lands: landing places.
Marchpanes : a species of sweetLither: flexible, yielding. Lapsed: time suffered to slip. Little: miniature.
Martial-hand: a careless scrawl. Large: licentious,
Martlemas: the latter spring. Lass-lorn: forsaken of his mis- Livery: a law phrase belonging Match: an appointment, a com
to the feudal tenures.
Mate : to confound.
: a dastardly creature. Lated: belated, benighted. Lob: looby, a term of contempt. Mealed: sprinkled or mingled. Latten: thin as a lath.
Lockram: some kind of cheap Mean: the tenor in music. Lavoltas : a kind of dances.
Mean: the middle. Laund: lawn.
Lode-star: the leading or guiding Means: interest, paing. Lay: a wager.
Measure: the reach. Leaguer: the camp.
Lodged: laid by the wind. Measure: a stately solemn dance. Leasing: lying. Loffe: to laugh.
Measure: 'means. Leather-coats: a species of apple. Longing: longed for.
Meazels: lepers. Leave: to part with, to give away. Longly: longingly.
Medal: portrait. Leech: a physician.
Loof: to bring a vessel close to Meddle :' to mix with. Leer: feature, complexion.
Medicine: a she-physician.