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Peat, a word of endearment. Pomerater, a species of apple. Proface, much good may it do Pedascule, a pedant.
Poor-john, hake dried and salted. you. Peer, to come out, to appear. Popinjay, a parrot.
Profane, love of talk, gross of Peevish, foolish.
Popularity, plebeian intercourse. language. Peize, to balance, to keep in sus. Port, external pomp, figure. Profession, end and purpose of pense; to weigh down. Port, a gate.
coming. Pelting, paltry, petty, inconsi- | Portable, bearable.
Progress,a royal journey of state. derable.
Portance, carriage, behaviour. Project, to shape or form. Pennons, small flags.
Possess, to inform, to make to Prompture, suggestion, temptaPenthesilia, Amazon.
tion. Perch, a measure of five yards Possessed, acquainted with, fully Prone, sometimes humble. and a half.
Prone, forward. Periurable, lasting.
Possessed, afflicted with madness. Proof, confirmed state of manPerdy, par Dieu, a French oath. Potch, to push violently.
hood. Perfect, certain, well informed. Potents, potentates.
Propagate, to advance or imPerfections, liver, brain, and Pouncet-box, a small box for per prove. heart.
Proper, well-looking, handsome. Periapts, charms sewed up and Practice, unlawful or insidious Proper-false, proper or fair, and worn about the deck. stratagem.
false or deceitful. Perspectives, certain optical glas- Practise, to employ unwarrant- | Propertied, taken possession of.
Properties, incidental necessaries Pervert, to åvert.
Practisants, confederates in stra to a theatre. Pew-fellou, a companion.
Property, due performance. Pheere. See Feere.
Prank, to adorn, to dress osten Property, a thing quite at disPheeze, to teaze or beat, to comb tatiously, to plume.
posal. or curry.
Precedent, original draft. Propose, to image, to imagine. Pia mater, the membrane cover Precept, a justice's warrant. Proposing, conversing.
ing the substance of the brain. Precisian, a great pretender to Propriety, regular and proper Pick, to pitch.
state. Picked, nicely dressed, foppish. Prefer, to recommend, to ad- Prorogue, to lengthen or prolong. Pickers, the hands.
Provand, provender. Picking, piddling, insignificant. Pregnancy, readiness.
Provencial, Provençal, from ProPickl-hatch, a place noted for Pregnant, ready, plain, evident, brothels.
Provincial, belonging to one's Piece, a word of contempt for a Pregnant enemy, the enemy of province.
Provost, sheriff or gaoler. Pield, shaven.
Premised, sent before the time, Prune, to plume. . Pight, pitched, fixed.
Prenominate, already named. Puck, or hobgoblin in fairy Pilcher, a pilche, the scabbard. Pre-ordinance, ordinance already mythology Pilled, pillaged.
Pugging, thievish. Pin and web, disorders of the Presence, the presence-cham- Pun, to pound. eye.
ber, a public room.
Purchase, stolen goods. Pinnace, a small ship of burthen. Presence, dignity of mien, form, Purchased, acquired by unjust Pir, a small chest in which the figure.
methods. consecrated host was kept. Prest, ready.
Purlieu, border, enclosure. Placket, a petticoat.
Pretence, design, intention. Pursuirants, heralds. Plague, to punish.
Pretend, to intend, design. Put to know, compelled to acPlain song, the chant, in plano Pretended, purposed or intended. knowledge. cantu. Prevent, to anticipate.
Putter-on, one who instigates. Plainly, openly.
Prick, the point on the dial. Putter-out, one who places out Plaited, complicated, involved. Pricks, prickles, skewers.
money at interest. Planched, made of brands. Pride, haughty power.
Putting-on, spur, incitement. Plant, the foot. Prig, to filch.
Putlock, a degenerate species of Platforms, plans, schemes. Prime, youth, the vigour of life. hawk. Plausire, gracious, pleasing, po- Prime, prompt. pular. Primer, more urgent, more im
Q. Pleached, folded together.
portant. Plot, piece or portion.
Primero, a game at carris. Quail, to faint, languisb. Point, a metal hook fastened to Principality, the first or princi- Quaint, fantastical. gracefu, the hose or breeches.
pal of women.
Quaint-mazes, a game ruoning Point, the utmost height. Principals, rafters of a building. the figure of eight Point-le-rice, with the utmost Princór, a coxcomb, or spoiled Quaked, thrown into trepidation. possible exactness.
Qualify, to lessen, moderate. Points, tags to the laces. Probal, probable.
Quality, confederates. Poize, weight or moment. Process, summons.
Quality, profession, conditien of Polled, bared, cleared. Procure, to bring.
life. Pomander, a ball made of per- Prodigious, portentous, ' omi- Quarrel, a quarreller, the cause fumes.
of a quarrel
Quarry, the game after it is killed. | Reason, to talk, to argue for. Rials, partners
Roal, the haven where ships ride Quarter, the allotted posts, sta Receiving, ready apprehension. at anchor. tion. Receipt, receptacle.
Rogues, vagrants. Quat, a pimple.
Recheate, a sound by which the Romage, rummage. Queasy, squeamish, delicate, un dogs are called back.
Ronyon, a scurvy woman. settled.
Reck, to care for, to mind, to at Rood, the cross. Quell, to murder, to destroy. tend to.
Rook, to squat down. Quench, to grow cool.
Reckless, careless, heedless. Ropery, roguery, Quern, a hand-mill.
Recollected, studied or often re Rope-tricks, abusive language. Quest, inquest or jury, search, peated.
Round, a diadem. expedition. Record, to sing.
Round, rough, unceremonious Question, conversation.
Recorder, a kind of flute or fla- Rounded, whispered. Questrist, one who goes in search geolet.
Rounding, whispering. of another. Recure, to recover.
Roundel, a country-dance. Quests, reports.
Red-lattice, the sign of an ale- Roundure, circle.
Rouse, a draught of jollity.
Royal, due to a king.
Reechy, discoloured by smoke, Royalize, to make royal. Quillets, law chicane.
Royalty, nobleness, supreme el. Quintain, a post set up for va Refell, to refnte.
Roynish, mangy or scabby.
Ruddock, the redbreast.
Regreet, exchange of salutation. boots. Quit, to requite or answer. Reguerdon, recompense, return. Ruffle, to riot, to create distertQuittance, return of obligations. Relative, nearly related, or conQuirer, nimble, active.
Remembered, remembering. Ruin, displeasure producing run
Remorse,pity, tenderness of heart. Ruth, pity, compassion.
Remotion, removal or remoteness.
Render, to describe.
Sad, grave or serious.
Safe, to render safe. Rack, the fleeting away of the Repign, to resist.
Sagg or swagg, to sink down, clouds. Reputing, boasting of.
a person deceased.
Satisfy, rest with satisfaction. Ragged, rugged.
Resolve, to be firmly persuaded, Sarage, silvan, uncoltivated, Rake, to cover.
wild. Rank, rate or pace. Resolve, to dissolve.
Sarageness, wildness. Rank, grown up to a great height Respect, consideration, caution. Saucy, lascivious. and strength.
Respective, respectable, respect. Sau, anciently, not a provert, Rapl, rapturously affected.
but the whole tenor of any Rapture, a fit.
Respective, cool, considerate. discourse. Rarely, curiously, happily. Respectirely, respectfully.
Say, silk. Rascal, applied to lean deer. Retailed, handed down.
Say, a sample, a taste or relish. Rash, heady, thoughtless, quick, Retire, to draw hack.
Scaffoulage, the gallery part dd violent. Reverb, to reverberate.
the theatre. Rash remonstrance, premature Revolts, revolters.
Scald, a word of contempt, poor discovery. Rib, to enclose.
filthy. Rated, chided. Ril, to destroy.
Scale, to disperse, to pat to lizbe Rarin, to devour eagerly. Rift, split.
Scall, an old word of reproach Raught, reached.
Right-drawn, drawn in a right Scamble, to scramble. Raw, ignorant, unripe, unskilful.
Scan, to examine nicely. Rauly, young and helpless. Rigol, a circle.
Scant, to be deficient in, to co Rayed, bewrayed. Ringed, environed, encircled.
tract. Razed, slashed, raised.
Ripe, come to the height. Scantling, measure, proportion Rear-mouse, a bat.
Rivage, the bank or sliore. Reason, discourse,
Scapes of wil, sallies, irregulari Rirality, equal rauk.
Sheriff s-post, a large post set up , Sooth, truth. Scarfed, decorated with flags. at the door of that officer for Sooth, sweetness. Scath, destruction,' harm.
affixing proclamations, &c. Sorriest, worthless, vile. Scath, to do an injury.. Shire, a slice.
Sorry, sorrowful or dismal. Scathful, mischievous, destruc- Shot, shooter.
Sort, to choose out. tive. Shovel-board, a game.
Sort, a company, a pack, ranks Scone, a petty fortification. Shoughs, shocks, a species of dog. and degrees of men., Sconce, the head.
Shoulilered, rudely thrust into. Sort, to happen, to agree. Scotched, cut slightly.
Shrewd, having the qualities of a Sort, the lot. Scrimens, fencers.
Sort and suit, figure and rank. Scrip, a writing, a list. Shrift, confession..
Sot, a fool. Scroyles, scabby fellows. Shrive. to confess, to call to Soul-fearing, soul-appalling. Sculls, great numbers of fishes confession.
Sound, to declare or publish. swimming together. Shut-up, to conciuae.
Souter, perhaps the name of a plete.
Sight, the perforated pari of a hound. Seam, lard.
Spanned, measured. Sear, to stigmatize, to close. Sightless, unsightly.
Specialty, particular rights. See Sere.
Sign, to show, to denote. Sped, the fate decided. Season, to temper, to infix, lo Silly, simple or rustic.
Speeld, event. impress.
Silly, sooth, plain, simple truth. Sperr, to shut up, defend by Seasoned, established or settled Sincere, honest.
bars, &c. by time. Sinew, strength.
Spleen, humour, caprice, spirit. Seat, throne.
Single, weak, debile, small, void resentment. Seated, fixed, firmly placed. of duplicity or guile.
Spleen, violent hurry, tumulSect, a cutting in gardening. Sink-a-pace,cinque-pace,a dance. tuous speed. Securely, with too great confi- Sir, the designation of a parson. Spleens, inclination to spiteful dence. Sir-reverence, a corruption of
mirth. Seel, to close up.
Spot, stain or disgrace.
Sprag, or spackt, apt to learn. cal.
Sizes, allowances of victuals. Spread, to staud separately. Wanning, seemly.
Skains-mates, loose companions. Sprighted, haunted.
Skirr, to scour, to ride hastily. Sprights, spirits.
Springhalt, a disease incident to Self-bounty, inherent generosity. Slare, to treat as a slave.
horses. Semblably, in resemblance, alike. Sleare, the ravelled knotty part | Springing, blooming, in the Seniory, seniority.
of the silk.
spring of life, Sennet, a flourish or sounding. Slediled, riding in a sled or sledge Sprightly, ghostly. Sense, reason, natural affection, Slights, arts, subtle practices. Spurs, the longest and largest
feeling, sensual passion. Slips, a contrivance of leather, to roots of trees. Sensible, having sensation.
start two dogs at the same time. Square, to quarrel. Septentrion, the north.
Sliver, to cut a piece or slice. Square, regular, equitable, just, Sequestration, separation. Slops, loose breeches, or trow
suitable. Sere or sear, dry.
sers, tawdry dress.
Square, compass, comprehenSerjeant, a bailitf or sheriff's of Slough, the skin which the ser sion, or complement. ficer.
pent annually throws off. Squarer, a quarrelsome fellow, Serpigo, a kind of tetter. Slower, more serious.
Squash, an immature peascod. Serve, to fulfil.
Slubber, to do any thing care Squiny, to look asquint. Serre, to accompany.
lessly, imperfectly, to obscure. Squire, a square or rule. Set, seated.
Smilingly, with signs of pleasure. Staggers, delirious perturbation. Setebos, a species of devil. Smirched, soiled or obscured. Stale, a bait or decoy to catch Sereral, separated, appropriated. Smoothed, to stroke, to caress,
birds. Sewer, an officer who placed the
Stale, a pretence. dishes on the table.
Sneap, to check or rebuke, a re Stale, to allure. Shame, to disgrace.
Stanıl, to withstand, to resist. Shame, modesty. Sneaping, nipping.
Stanıling bowls, bowls elevated Shard-borne, born by shards or Sneck-up, a cant-phrase, go on feet. scaly wings.
Stannyal, the common stone Sharus, the wings of a beetle. Snuff, hasty anger.
hawk. Shards, broken pots or tiles. Snuss, dislikes.
Star, a scar of that appearance. Sharked, picked up as a shark Soil, spot, turpitude, reproach.
Stale, a chair with a canopy Shent, scolded, rebuked, ashamed, Soliciting, information.
over it. disgraced.
Solidares, an unknown coin. State, standing. Shent, to reprove harshly. Sometimes, formerly.
State, official state, dignity.
collects his prey.
peace officer, .
Tire, to fasten, to is the talks
--rsons of high rank. Suggest, to tempt, to prompt, to | Taurus, sides and heart in medio is he act of standing. instigate.
dical astrology: dan latesman. Suggestion, hint.
Tawdry, a kind of necklaces £#. #portrait. Suggestions, temptations.
worn by country girls, he wood of the lances. Suited, dressed.
Taration, censure or satire. hinderer, a supporter. Sullen, obstinately troublesome. Teen, sorrow, grief. o assist, or help
Summer-swelling, that which | Temper, to mould like was. bei i-place, the stop in a ma swells or expands in summer. Temper, temperament, constituSummoners, summoning officers.
tion. wluklers, arbitrators, judges, Sumpter, a horse that carries me Temperance, temperature. sidesmen,
cessaries on a journey. Tempered, rendered pliable Stigmatical, marked or stigma. Superfluous, over-clothed. Tend, to attend opon, to wait tized.
Superstitious, serving with super for. Stigmatick, one on whom nature stitious attention.
Tender, to regard with affective. has set a mark of deformity. Supposed, counterfeited, ima- Tendring, watching with tas Still, constant or continual.
derness. Stilly, gently, lowly. ,
Sure, safe, out of danger, surely. Tent, to take up residence, Stint, to stop, to retard.
Sur-reined, over-worked, or rid Tercel, the male hawķ. Stith, an anvil.
Termagant, the god of the Sara Stoccata, a thrust or stab with a Suspire, to breathe. rapier.
Swaggerer, a roaring, fighting Termagant, furious. Stock, a term in fencing.
Tested, brought to the test. Stock, stocking:
Swart, or swarth, black, or dark Testern, to gratify with a testes, Stomach, passion, pride, stub brown.
or sixpence. born resolution, constancy, re Swarth, or swath, as much grass Tetchy, touchy, perish, tresolution.
or corn as a mower cuts down ful. Stoop, a measure somewhat more at one stroke of his scythe.
Tharborough, thirdboroogti, than half a gallon.
Swashing, noisy, bullying. Stover, a kind of thatch,
Swath, the dress of a new-born Theme, a subject. Stoup, a kind of flagon.
Theorick, theory. Strachy, probably some kind of Sway, the whole weight, mo Theres, muscular strength. domestic office.
Thick, in quick succession. Straight, immediately. Sweeting, a species of apple.
Thick-pleached, thickly inte? Strain, descent, lineage. Swift, ready.
woven. Strain, difficulty, doubt. Swinge-buckiers, rakes, rioters.
Thill, the shafts of a cart. Strail, narrow, avaricious. Swoop, the descent of a bird of Thirdborough. See Tharborough Straited, put to difficulties.
Thought, melancholy, Strange, odd, different from.
Thrasonical, boastful, bragging, Strange, alien, becoming a stran
Thread, fibre or part ger, a stranger.
Thread, to pass through Strangely, wonderfully. Table, the palm of the hand ex. Three-man-beetle, an implemesi Strangeness, shyness, distant be tended.
used for driving piles haviour. Table, a picture.
Three-pile, rich velvet.
Thrift, a state of prosperits
. Strangle, to suppress.
Theroes, emits as in parturitia Stratagem, great or dreadful Tabourine, a small drum.
Thrum, the extremity of a rearTag, the lowest of the populace. er's warp Strict, hard. Taint, to throw a slur upon.
Thrummed, made of coarse pot Strire, to contend.
Take, to strike with a disease, to len cloth. Stuck, a thrust in fencing. See blast.
Tib, a strumpet. Stoccata. Stock.
Take-in, to conquer, to get the Tickle, ticklish. Stufl, baggage.
Tickle-brain, some strong liquer
. Stuff, substance or essence. Take up, to contradict, to call to Tight, handy, adroit. Stufjed, plenty, more than enough. an account.
Tightly, cleverly, adroitly. Subscribe, to agree to. Take-up, to levy.
Tilly-valley, an interjection « Subscribe, to yield, to surren Tall, stout, bold, courageous. contempt. der.
Tallow-keech, the fat of an ox or Tilth, tillage, Subscription, obedience.
Timeless, untimely, Submerged, whelmed under wa Tame, ineffectual.
Tinct, tincture. Tame snake, a contemptible tels Tire, head dress. Subtilty, deception.
low. Subtle, smooth, level.
Tamed, flat, spiritless. Success, succession,
Tarre, to stimulate, to excite, Tire, to be idly employed Successive, belonging to the suc provoke.
Tired, adorned with nibenta
Tartar, Tartarns, the fabled Tod, to yield or produce a zele Successively, by order of succes place of future punishment.
Task, to keep busied with scru- Tokened, spotted as in the place Sudelen, violent.
Toll, to enter on the toll-boom Sufficiency, abilities. Tasked, taxed.
Tulling, taking tou.
of the game.
Tomboy,a masculine,forward girl. Vain, vanity.
Uncharged, unatiacked. Topdogs, that which has nothing | Vain, light of tongue, not vera Uncler, to draw out, to exhaust. above it, supreme.
Uneori?, real, anrelined, unaTippie, to tumble.
Valance, fringed with a beard. dorned. Touch, sensation, sense, or feel- Valility, value.
Unconfirmed, unpractised in the ing. Vaniy, illusion.
ways of the world. Touch, exploit or stroke. Vantage, convenience, opportu- Unler generation, the as:ipodeg Tonuck, a spice or particle.
Undergo, to be subject to. Touch, touchstone.
Vamtbrace, armour for the arm. Under-skinker, a tapster, an un Touches, features.
Varlet, a servant or foolman to derdrawer. Truched, tried.
Undertaker, one who takes upon Tocard, in a state of readiness. Vast, waste, dreary.
himself the quarrel of another Toys, rumours, idle reports, fan- | Vaunt, the avant, what went be- Underwrite, to subscribe to obey. cies, freaks of imagination. fore.
Under-urought, under-worked, Tore, to pull or pluck. Vararı, the fore part."
undetermined, Pruce, to follow. Velure, velvet.
Unileserring, ondeserved. Trade, a custom, an established Vener', a bout, a term in fencing. Unearned, not deserveri habit. l'engeance, mischief.
Uneath, scarcely, not easily. Trulition, traditional practices. Vent, rumour, matter for dis- Unexpressive, inexpressible. Trulitional, adherent to old cus
Unhappy,mischievously waggish, Pentages, the holes of a flute unlucky. Trail, the sceat les by the passage Venys, hits in fencing
Unhilden, open, clear. Verbal, verbose, full of talk. Unhoused, free from domestic Traitress, a tem of endearment. | Verify, to bear true witness. Trinect, a ferry. Very, immediate.
Unhouseled, not having received Translate, to transfer, to explain. Pia, a cant phrase of exultation. the sacrament. Trash, a hunting phrase, lo cor Vice, the fool of the old moralities. Unimproved, not guided by know. Vice, to advise.
ledge or experience. Travel, to stroll. Pice, grasp.
Union a species of pearl. 7 raretre, a term in military ex Vie, to contend in rivalry. Unkind, contrary to kind or pia ercise. Viel, bragved.
ture, Trarerseil, across.
Vieuless, unseen, invisible. Unmastereil, licentions. Tay-trip, some kind of game. Pillain, a worthless fellow, a ser Unowed, that which has to Treachers, treacherous persons.
vant. Trenched, cut, carved.
L'irginalling, playing on the vir- Inpregnant, not quickened. Prick, trick o the times.
ginal, a spinnet.
l'npropær, common. Tricks peculiarity of voice, face, Tirtue, the niost efficacious part, Unguuliteil, unmanned, disarme &c. valour.
of his faculties. Trick, smeared, painted, in he Virtumus, salutiferous.
Inquestionable, unwilling to be raldry.
Virtuous, belonging to good conversed with. Trucking, dress.
Unrealy, undressed. I ricksy, ckver, adroit.
l'ixen, or fixen, a female fox. Unrspective, inattentive to conMtumphs, masques, revels, pub- Pizaments, advisements.
sequences lic exhibitions. Toluntary, voluntarily.
Unresi, disquiet. Trojan, cant word for a thief. l'otarist, supplicant.
Unrough, smooth-faced, Trold, to dismiss trippingly from Pouchsafed, vouchsafing.
bearded. the tougue. l'or, tone or voice.
Un sisted, untried. Trub-my-dames, a game. l'ulgar, common.
Unsisting, always opening, never Trossers, trowsers.
Pulgarly, publicly. Trow, to believe.
Unsmircheil, clean, not detiled. Truth, honesty.
Unsquured, unadapted to their Tucket, or tucket connuance, a
Umber, a elusky yellow-coloured Instanched, incontinent. Turly good, or turlupin, a species earth.
Untempering, not tempering, not Umbered, discoloured by the softening. Turn, to become acescent.
gleam of fire.
Untraced, singular, not in com Turquoise, a precious stone. Unaccustomed, unseemly, indeTwangling, an expression of con
Untrimmeil, undressed. tempt.
Unaneled, without extreme unc. Untruth, disloyalty, treachery. Trigging, wickered.
Unralwd, invaluable. Tyed, limited, circumscribed. Unaronled, unavoidable.
Cp-spring, upstart. Type, distinguishing mark, show Unbarbeil, untrimmed, unshaven. Urchins, hedge-hugs, or perhaps or emblem. Unbatel, not blunted.
fairies. Tything, division of a place, a Unboll, to open, explain.
Usance, usury, district. Unbitel, coarse.
Use, practice long countenanced Unbookish, ignorant.
by custom. Unbreathed, unexercised, un Use, to make a practice of. Tul, to condescend to look, to practised.
Use, interest. let down, to bow, to sink. Uncape, to dig out, a term in fox- Used bhaved. Priling, lowering.