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Vast, sometimes for waste, dreary. Unbated, i, e. sword, not blunted Vaunt, the avant, what went as foils are. HAM.
before, or the vanguard. Unbitted, unbridled. Vaward, the fore part,
Unbonnetted, without any addiVelure, velvet.
tion from dignities. OTH. Venetian, admittance, a fashion Unbreathed, unexercised, unadmitted from Venice.
practised. Venew, a bout at a fencing school. Uncape, a term in hunting, to Veneys, venews.
stop every hole before the fox Vent, rumour, materials for dis
is uncaped, or turned out of Cor. Ventages, the holes of a flute. Uncharged, unattacked. Tim. Verbal, verbose. CYMB.
ATH. Verify, to hear witness. Cor. Unclew, to unwind, to ruin. V'ery, sometimes for immediate. Uncoined, unrefined, unadorned. Vice, to draw or persuade.
HEN. V. Vice, a grasp. A mimick. HAM. Unconfirmed, unpractised in the Vie, a term at cards, to brag. ways of the world, not hardenViolenteth, probably rageth.
ed. Virgin crants, maiden garlands. Undercraft, phrase from Ger.
heraldry, to wear beneath the Virginal, a kind of spinnet.
crest. Virginal, belonging to a virgin. Uneffectual, i.e. fire, shining withVirtuous, sometimes for salutifer- out heat. HAM. ous.
Unexpressive, inexpressible. As Vizament, advisement,
Ungenitured, not having genitals. U.
Unhaired, unbearded, youthful.
Unhappy, sometimes for misUmber, a dusky, yellow-coloured chievously waggish, unlucky. earth.
Unhoused, free from domestic Umbered, discoloured. Unaneled, without extreme unc- Unhouselled, without having the tion.
sacrament. Unavoided, unavoidable. Ric. II. Unmastered, licentious. Unbarbed, bare, uncovered, beard- Unproper, common. Отн. less.
Unquestionable, averse to convers
ation. As YOU.
Ward, defence, a phrase in the art of defence.
Unrough youths, beardless youths, Warder, a guard or sentinel. Warden, a species of large pear. Warn, sometimes to summons. Warp, to change from the natural
Unsisting, unresisting, or unfeel
ing. MEA. FOR MEA. Unsmirched, clean, not defiled. Unsquared, as stones, unadapted
to their purposes.
Unvalued, invaluable. RICH. III.
Use and usance, sometimes for
Utis, a merry festival.
Wappened, probably decayed or diseased.
state. As YOU.
Wussel, a kind of drink, or, intemperate drinking.
Wassel candle, candle used at feasts.
Waxen, to encrease.
Wuren, soft, yielding, easily obliterated.
Web and the pin, diseases of the eye. LEAR.
Wee, very little.
Ween, to think or imagine.
Waft, to beckon. COM. ER.
Wage, sometimes to hire or re-
and forecastle of a ship. TEM. Wan'd, probably for waned, decayed, or in the wane. ANT. & CLE.
Wanned, pale, made wan. Wanton, sometimes for a man feeble and effeminate.
Welkin-eye, blue eye.
Well-a-near, well-a-day, lack-aday.
Wend, to go.
Westward-hoe, the name of a play
Wether, used for ram.
Whifier, an officer who walked Woolvish, giving an idea of a wolf
in sheep's clothing. COR. Woolward, clothed in wool, or rather naked. Lov. LAB. Worts, the ancient name of all kinds of cabbage.
Whiles, until. TWELFTH NIG.
Wimpled, hooded, or veiled, from
wimple, a hood.
Winchester goose, a strumpet. The
Wish, sometimes to recommend
Wits, sometimes for senses. Wittol-cuckold, one who knows himself a cuckold, and is contented.
Wot, to know.
Yare, handy, nimble. TEMP.
Yesty, foaming, frothy.
Woe, to be sorry. TEMP.
Wood, crazy, Two GENT. MID.
Zany, a buffoon, a merry Andrew.
ligion. K. JOHN.
Zed, a term of contempt. The letter Z is not in any word originally Teutonic. LEAR.