Sharpe's Diamond Dictionary of the English Language; With 45 Decorations, from the Works of Shakespeare

Sharpe's Diamond Dictionary of the English Language; With 45 Decorations, from the Works of Shakespeare

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1835 edition. Excerpt: ...e brown W Maid, s. a virgin; a woman servant; a fish Maid en, s. a young girl; a virgin Maid'en a. fresh, new, unpoiluted Maid'enhood, s. virginal purity Mayes'tic, Majes'tical, a. august, grand May'esty, s. dignity, grandeur, elevation Mail, s. armour; a postman's bag _ Maim, v.a. to hurt, to wound to cripple Maim, s. lameness, injur, defect Main, a. principal, chie; forcible; gross Mam, s. the gross, the whole; the ocean Main land, s. a continent Main'ly, ad. cinelly, powerfull Mai_n'mast, s. the chief or mid le mast Main', p1-ize, s. a bail pledge, or surety L Main sail, s. the saii of the mainrnast Mai_nta'in, v. to defend, justify, support Mamtain'able, a. defensible, Justitiable I Main'tenance s. sustenance, defence Main'top, s. the top of the mainmast Main'yard, s. the yard of the rnainmast Major, a. greater, senior, elder Ma'Jor, _ s. an ofiicer in the army Mayorhty, s. the greater number; full age Mane, s. a sort of Indian wheat Make, 1: . to create, force, gain, reach Maire, s. form, structure, nature Maker, s. the Creator; he who makes Mfllkepeace, s. a peace-maker, reconciler M11 king, s. the act of forming Mam'm0n, s. riches, wealth Man, s. human being; the male; not a boy Man, v. a. to furnish with men Man'acles, s. chains for the hands Man'agement, s. conduct frugality Man'ageable, a. governable, tractable Man'ager, s. a fru l person; a conductor Manch et, s. a sma l white loaf Man'cipate, v. a. to enslave, bind, tie Man'ciple, s. a purveyor, a steward Manda mus, s. a writ in the king's bench Mandari'n, s. a Chinese magistrate, or noble Man'date, s. a command, a precept Man'datory, a. preceptive, more

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  • Paperback | 28 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 68g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236977866
  • 9781236977861