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a concerted trio, the burthen of which is pro- j privations, or respect for honourable scars, the bably Hamlet's splenetic exclamation, “ Frailty, decrepid and selfish sexagenarian repulses the thy name is woman!” The fair “ poacher upon application and turns his back on the petitioners ; nature's manor," who hides her face in her and at the same moment the sagacious watchapron, and her partner in delinquency, under dog, guided by the tone of his master's voice, the special care of the constable, tremble before gives to this rebuff all the support in his power. the dread tribunal with all the consciousness of guilt, and passively listen to the sage's harangue with a semblance of attention and humility that may be charitably construed into repentance and

The Seventh Age. resolutions of amendment.

“ Last scene of all,
That ends this strange eventful history,
Is second childishness and mere oblivion;

Sans teeth, sans eyes, sans taste, sans every thing."
The Sixth Age.

The closing scene of man's brief history is “ The sixth age shifts Into the lean and slipper'd pantaloon ;

now before us, and exhibits him, having survived With spectacles on nose, and pouch on side ;

all his faculties, in the extremity of decay and His youthful hose, well mav'd, a world too wide For his shrunk shank ; and his big manly voice,

helplessness; and thus incapable of any enTurning again toward childish treble, pipes

joyment, of any participation in or even percep And whistles in his sound."

tion of what passes around him, nothing is The dominion of avarice and the approaching wanting but the merciful stroke of death to redotage incidental to this stage of mortality, move him from the stage where he has played hinted at by the poet, has been dexterously am

his part.

Having outlived the companions of plified for bis purpose by the painter, who has his youth, those connected with him as well taken as vehicles of expression a disabled soldier, by the ties of kindred as of amity, he is now with his wife and children, and contrasted them consigned to the care of a hired nurse who is with the “lean and slipper'd pantaloon.” The seen fast asleep, while a child, to whom has been greyhaired veteran supported on a wooden leg, allotted the incongruous task of amusing doting opening his vesture, and displaying farther imbecility, has seated himself on the floor to honourable proofs of his susierings in his coun- build a house with cards. The accessories, the try's cause, extends his hand with respectful winged and headless figure, the armorial hoconfidence, as he solicits relief, less for himself

, nours hanging on the last peg, the picture of than for the sharers of his poverty, who patiently folly enthroned, &c., are in strict keeping with await the result of this appeal. Feeling neither the story, and sustain and strengthen the moral sympathy for age, compassion for unmerited of the poet and the painter.

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As, as if.

Be lee'd, becalmed.
Abate, to depress, sink, subdue. Ascaunt, askew, sideways.

Belongings, endowments.
à BC, a catechism.
Aspect, countenance.

Be-mete, be measure.
Abher, to protest against.
Aspersion, sprinkling.

Be-moiled, bedraggled, bemired acts, debased servile persons. As point, completely armed.

Bending, unequal to the weight.
Ale to qualify or uphold.
Assay, test.

Benefit, beneficiary.
Asortive, issuing before its time. Asca part, a giant.

Bent, utmost degree of any passion.
Absolute, complete, perfect.
Assinego, a male ass.

Benumbed, inflexible.
Abuse, deception.
Astringer, a gentleman falconer.

Beshrew, may ill belall.
Abesed, deceived.

Assurance, conveyance or deed. Besmirch, to foul or dirty. Abs, to pay dear for, to rue, to suffer. Assured, aibanced.

Best, bravest. Abysma, abyss.

Ates, instigate from Até, the goddess Bestowed, stowed away, lodged. Acc.te, to cite or summon.

of bloodshed.

Bestraught, distracted. dcruse, accusation,

Atomies, minute particles visible in Beteem, to give, pour out. permit, Achete, to obtain. the sun's rays.

Ac initum, wolf s-bane.
Attasked, taken to task.

Bewray, betray.
Acquittance, requital.
Attended, waited for.

Bezoniam, a mean fellow.
Astea, direction by mute signs, charge Attent, attentive.

Bias-cheek, swelling out like the bias or accusation. Atone, to reconcile.

of a bowl.
Action taking, htigious.
Attest, attestation.

Bid, to invite.
Actures, actions.
Attorney, deputation.

Bid-the-base, to challenge in a contest. Adrions, titles or characters.

Attorneyship, the discretional agency Bifold, two-fold. Address, to prepare, to make ready.

of another.

Biggin, a cap: Addressed, or addrest, ready.

Attornied, supplied by substitution of Bilberry, the hortleberry. A imittance, favour.


Bilbo, a Spanish blade, made at Bilboa. Advance, to prefer. Audacious, spirited, animated.

Bilhoes, fetters.
Advertising, atteative.

Audrey, a corruption of Ethelrea. Bill, articles of accusation.
Adversity, contrariety.
Avgurs, prognostications.

Bill, a weapon, formerly carried by
Advertisement, admonition.
Aukward, adverse.

watchmen. Adruce, consideration, discretion, Aunis, strumpets.

Bin, is. thought. Authentic, learned.

Bird-bolt, an arrow shot at birds from Adrie, to consider, to recollect. Awful, reverend.

a cross-bow Aery or Avery, a bawk's or eagle's nest. Awless, failing to produce awe.

Bisson, blind. Ameet the letter, to practise aiteration.

Blank, the white mark in a target. Abeet, lore.


Blank and level, mark and aim (terms Section, affectation, imagination. Baccare, stand back, give place.

of gunnery). Afectioned, affected. Bairn, brushwood.

Blaze of youth, the spring of early life.
Afects, affections.
Baldrick, a belt.

Blear, to deceive.
Ateered, copormed.
Bale, misery.

Biench, to start off, to fly off.
Ased, betrothed.
Baleful, haneful.

Blent, blended,
Afined, joined by affinity.
Balked, bathed or piled up.

Blind-worms, the cæcilia, or slow.
Afroat, to confront.
Ballase, bullast.

worm. 49), to betroth. Balm, the oil of consecration.

Blood-boltered, daubed with blood. Aglet baby, a diminutive being, not Ban, curse.

Blown, puffed up, swollen, exceeding the tag of a point, from Band, bond.

Blows, swells. aiguuliettes. Bandog, village-dog.

Bloody, sanguine, Aguize, acknowledge, confess, vow. Bandy, to exchange smartly.

Blue caps, the Scotch.
good, in good earnest.
Bank, to sail along banks.

Blunt, stupid, insensible.
Am, guess, suspicion.
Banning, cursing.

Blurt, blurted, an expression of con-
An lame, mere verbal eulogy.
Banquet, a slight repast.

tempt. der befest, best beloved. Bar, barrier.

Board, to accost. à: a merry-meeting. Barbason, the name of a demon.

Bobb, to trick. & fe at bile. Barbe, a kind of veil.

Bodged, boggled, clumsy. As *, to approve.

Barbed, warlikely caparisoned. Bodkin, a small dagger.
Al cuance, approbation.

Barber-monger,an associate of barbers. Bolted, sifted.
Amese, to perples.
Bare, to shave.

Bolting-hutch, the receptacle in which Amazonian chin, a beardless chin, Bare, mere.

the meal is bolted. dues ace, the lowest chaace of the Barful, full of impediments.

Bombard, or bumbard, a barrel. dice. Barm, yeast.

Bombast, the stuffing of clothes.
Asoss, anisfortane.
Barn, or bairn, a child.

Bona-robas, strumpets.
Amort, dispirited.
Barnacles, a shell fish.

Bond, bounden duty.
Aa asif.
Barns, keeps in a baro.

Bony or bonny, handsome.
Aacbor, a hermit.
Barren, ignorant.

Book, paper of conditions.
Ancient, an ensign or standard-bearer. Base, dishonoured.

Boot, profit,something over and above Ascle, a ish.ug-rod.

Base, a rustic game called prison-base. Bore, deineaned. Aaglit, in čbe night.

Bases, a kind of loose breeches worn Bore, the calibre of a gun. Aasser, retaliation.

by equestrian knights.

Bores, stabs.
Aathropophagi, cannibals.
Basilisks, a species of cannon.

Bosky, woody.
Antick, the fool of the old play.
Basta, 'tis enough.

Bosom, wish, heart's desire.
Antiquity, old age.
Bastard, raisin wine.

Bots, worms in a horse's stomach
Aatres, caves and dens.
Bat, a club.

Bourn, boundary, rivulet.
Appeach, to impeach.
Bate, strife.

Bow, yoke.
Appeal, to accuse.
Bate. to flutter as a hawk.

Bolds, emboldens.
Appeared, made apparent.

Batlet, an instrument with which wash- Boltered, bedaubed.
Apple-joba, an apple that will keep ers used to beat clothes.

Borne in hand, deceived.
Batten, to grow fat.

Bottled-spider, a large bloated spidur.
Apply, to attend to, consider.
Battle, army.

Boulted, sifted.
Appointment, preparation.
Bawcock, a jolly fellow.

Bowlins, or bowlines, tackle of a ship. Apprehension, opinion.

Bay, the space between the fmain Bollen, swollen. Apprehensive, quick of comprehension beams of a house.

Bordered, restrained.
Approbation, entry or probation. Bay curtal, a bay docked horse.

Bower, a chamber.
Approof, approbation, proof.
Bay window, a bow-window.

Brace, armour for the arm.
Approve, to justify, prove, establish. Beadsmen, religious persons, main. Brach, a hound.
Approved, experienced.

tained to pray for their benefactor. Brack, to salt.
Approvers, those who try.
Beak, the forecastle.

Braid, crafty, deceitful.
La vitæ, strong waters, probably Bear a brain, perfectly resemble. Brain's-flow, tears.
Beard, to defy.

Brake, an instrument of torture ; alan
Arabian burd, the phoenis.
Bearing, demeanour.

a thicket. Arch, chief.

Bearing-cloth, a mantle used at christ- Brands, a part ofthe andirons on which Aspentine, silver. euing.

the wood for the fire was supported Arzettine, the goddess Diana. Beat, (in falconry) to flutter.

Brasier, a manufacturer of brass ; nisa, dier, Algiers.

Beating, hammering, dwelling upon. a vessel in which sharcoal is burbed. drasies, ships laden with great wealth Beaver, helmet in general,

Brave, to defy, also to make fine.
Argument, subject for conversation, Beck, a salutation made with the head. Bravely, splendidly, gallantly.
evidence, proof.
Becomed, becoming.

Bravery, finery.
Ana to take up in the arms.
Beetle, to hang over the hase.

Brawl, a kind of dance.
Arvint, avagnt, begone,
Behave, to manage.

Braying, harsh, grating.
A rov, accessively.
Behests, commands.

Break, to begin.
Ant practice as distinguished from Beholding, viewing with regard. Break up, to carve.
theory: also, theory.
Behowl, to howl at.

Break with, to break the matter from Artocolate, to enter into articles, Being, abode.

Breast, voice.
Afacial, ingenious, artíul.
Beldame, aacient mother.

Breath, speech, also exertise.

for two years.

Breatmung-courtesy, mere verbal com- geons, eaten by the quality. Coid, naked
Cantei, subtlety.

Collection, consequence, or celları.
Breeched, foully sheathcd, mired. Cautel or cantle, the corner, or piece Collied, black, smutted.
Breeching, liable to be Bogged.

of anything.

Colt, to trick,
Breathed, inured by constant practice. Cautelous, insidions, cautious. Co-mart, a joint bargain.
Breathe, to wter.
Cearment. the wrapping of an em-

Come of, to pay.
Breed-bate, an exciter of quarrels.

balmed body.

Come of will, to succeed.
Bribe back, a buck sent as a bribe. Cease, decease.

Co-meddled, mingled.
Bridal, the nuptial feast.
Censure, to give an opinion.

Combinate, betrothed.
Bring, to attend or accompany.

Centuries, companies of an bundred Comfort, to aid, Brize, tbe gad, or horse-dy.

men each.

Comforting, abetting.
Broach, to put on the spit, to transfix. Ceremonious, superstitious.

Comma, connection.
Brock, the badger.
Certes, certainly.

Commission, authority.
Brogues, a kind of shoes.
Cess, measure, tax or subsidy.

Commend, commit.
Broken, communicated.
Chair, throne.

Committed, lain with.
Broker, a match-maker, a procuress. Chaliced, i. e. flowers, with cups, from Commodity, self-interest.
Broocbed, adorned.


Commonty, a comedy. Brought, attended.

Challenge, the right of refusing a jury- Compact, made up of. Brow of youth, the height of youth. man,

Companies, companione Brown-bili, a battle-axe.

Chamber, ancient dame fo London ; Compare, comparison. Brownist, a foilower of Brown, sec

also, a piece of ordnance.

Comparative, dealer in comparisous tarian. Chamberers, intriguers.

Compassed, round. Bruising-irons, an allusion to the an- Champian, an open country.

Compassed cape, a round cape. cient mace.

Chantry, a small chapel in a cathedral. Compassed window, a bow-window. Bruit, report with clamour. Character, hand-writing.

Compassionate, plaintive. Brush of time, decay of time.

Charactery, the matter with which let- Compose, to come to a composition Bug, bugbears, false terrors.

ters are made.

Composture, composition. Bumbard, a large drinking vessel. Chares, task-work.

Composition, bargain; also, come Bang, a cut purse. Charge-house, free-school.

Bunting, a bírd.
Chariest, most cautious.

Competitors, confederates.
Burgonet, a helmet.
Chariness, caution.

Complements, accomplishments.
Busky, woody.
Charitable, dear, endearing.

Complexion, humour. Butt-shaft, an arrow to shoot at shafts Charles-wain, the constellation called Comply, to compliment with.

the bear.

Comptible, submissive.
Buxom, obedient.
Charm your tongue, be silent,

Conceit, imagination, wit, idea. By'rlaken, by our lady.

Charmer, one who deals in magic. Conceited, ingenious.
Charbeco, a sweet wine.

Concent, connected harmony.
Chance, fortune,

Conclusions, experiments.
Caddis, worsted lace.
Chary, cautious.

Concupy, concupiscence.
Cade, a barrel.
Chases, a term in tennis,

Condolement, sorrow.
Cadent, falling.
Chandron, entrails.

Conduct, conductor,
Cage, a prison

Cheater, for escheatour, an officer in Coney-catched, tricked. Cain-coloured, yellow.

the Exchequer,

Coney-catcher, a cheat.
Caitiff, a scoundrel.

probably for ethics.

Confession, profession.
Calculate, to foretell.
Cheer, countenance.

Confineless, boundless.
Caliver, a musket.

Cherry-pit, a game with cherry-stones. Confound, to destroy.
Call, to visit.

Cheveril, soft leather; also, conscience. Conject, conjecture.
Callet, a woman, a witch.
Chew, to ruminate, consider.

Consent, will, conspiracy,
Calling, appellation.
Chewet, a chattering bird,

Consider, reward.
Calm, qualm.

Chide, to resound, to echo; also, to Consigned, sealed. Camelot, a place where King Arthur is scold, be clamourous.

Consist, stand. supposed to have kept his court. Chiding, sound; noisy.

Consort, company.
Canary, a dance.
Child, a knight, a hero.

Conspectuity, sight.
Candle-wasters, those who sit up all Child, a female infant.

Constancy, consistency.
night to drink.
Childing, unseasonably pregnant.

Constantly, certainty.
Canker, the dog-rose.
Chopine, a high shoe.

Contemptible, contemptuous. Canstick, candlestick.

Chough, a bird of the daw species Continuate, uninterrupted. Cantons, cantos,

Christom or chrisom, the white cloth Continue, to spend. Canvas, to sil.

put on a new baptized child.

Continent, containing Canvas-climber, a sailor.

Chuck, chicken, a term of endearment. Contraction, marriage-contract. Cap, the top, the chief. Chuil, rich, avaricious.

Contrarious, different. Cap, to salute by taking off the cap. Chopping, jabbering:

Contrary, to contradict. Capable impressure, hollow mark. Cicatrice, the scar of a wound.

Contrive, to spend, to wear out. Capitulate, to make head against. Circummured, walled round,

Control, confute, Capocchia, a sot.

Circumstance, conduct, detail, circum- Convents, agrees, is convenient. Capon, metaphor for a letter.


Convented, summoned.
Capricious, lascivious.
Cite, incite.

Conversion, change of condition.
Captious, capacious.
Cital, recital.

Converse, associate, interchange
Carack, a ship of great bulk.
Civil, grave, solemn.

Convertite, a convert.
Caracts, characters.
Civil, human

Convey, to steal.
Carbonado, a piece of meat cut cross- Cittern, a musical instrument.

Conveyance, slight of hand, theft. Ways for the gridiron. Clack dish, a beggar's dish.

Conveyers, thieves. Card, a sea-chart, perhaps also the Camour, a term in bell-ringing

Conveyed himself, derived his title. compass. Clap-in, fall to.

Convicted, overpowered, baffled. Carded, mixed.

Clapped i'the clout, hit the white mark. Convince, to convict, to subdue. Care, inclination. Clap, to join hands.

Convive, to feast. Careires, the motion of a horse ; to Claw, to flatter.

Copatain hat, a hat with a conica pass the careires, means to overstep Clean, completely.

the bounds of decorum.
Clean kam, awry.

Cope, encounter, covering.
Carkanet, a necklace.
Clear, pure.

Copped, rising to a top or bead.
Carl, clown, boor.
Clearest, purest.

Copy, theme.
Carlot, peasant.
Clepe, to call.

Coragio, courage, be of good cheet.
Carnal, sanguinary.
Clerkly, learned, scholar like

Corinth, a brothel.
Carowses, drinks
Cling, to dry, or shrink up.

Corinthian, a wencher.
Carriage, import
Clinquant, glittering.

Corky, dry, withered.
Carried, conducted.
Clipt, embraced.

Corollary, surplus.
Carry, to prevail over.

Clout, the wbite mark at which archers Corporal, corporeal. Cart, a chariot,


Corrigible. corrected
Case, skin, outward garh.
Clouted, hobnailed.

Costard-monger, a dealer in costers or Case of lives, a set of lives.

Coach fellow, one who draws with a apples. Casques, helmets,


Cote, to overtake. Cassock, a horseman's loose coat. Coasting, conciliatory.

Coted, quoted, regarded. Cast, to empty; also dismiss, reject. Codling, an unripe apple.

Cotsale, Cotswood in Gloucst.
Cast, reckoned.
Cob-loal, a crusty, uneven loaf.

Couch, to lie with.
Castilian, an opprobrious term.
Cock, cock-boat.

Count, to reckon upon.
Castiliano vulgo, a cant term of con- Cock-and-pye, a vulgar oath.

Countenance, favour; also, false 8p tempt. Cockshut-time, twilight.

pearance, hypocrisy. Cast-lips, left-off lips. Cockle, a corn-weed.

Counter, a hunting term. Jast the water, to find out disorders by Cockle hat, a pilgrim's hat.

Counter-caster, one who reckons will inspecting the urine. Codding, amorous.

counters. Catnian, a liar. Cod piece, a part of the dress.

Counter-check, a term in chese. Satling, a small lutestring, made of Coffin, the cavity of a raised pie. Counterfeit, a portrait. catgut. Cog, to cheat with dice, to lie.

Counterpoints, counterpanes,
Cavalero-justice, a cant term.
Cognizance, badge or token.

Country, count, earl.
Cavaleroes, gay fellows.
Cogging, lying

Couplement, a couple. Caviare, too good for, or above the Coigne of vantage, convenient corner. Courses, the main sail and forenih comprehension of: so called frorn Coignes, corners,

Court-cnpboard. sideboard. a delicacy made of the roe of stur- Coil, bustle, stir.

Court confect, a spurious neb

Cert boly-water, hattery.
Cerered, bollow.
Cored, awed.
Carrer. to sink down.
Covlsteff, a staff used in carrying a
Cory, to soothe.
Cred yielded relnctantly.
Coystni, a coward cock, a poltroon.
Cszer, a tailor, a botcber.
Cark, dissolution; also a boy-child.
Canks, wiadings
Crabag or crankling, the rush of a

Chats, garlands.
Crat 4 small trading vessel.
Creed to be merry over.
Crvra, a cowardly cock, mean, cow-

feste compounded, made up of.
(drot, credible
Condit account, information, credu-

Ceres, lights set upon a beacon.
(ve, increasing.
Chest. Che summit,
Crestless, those who have no right to

armoral beariogs.
Crewel, worsted
Casp, curled, winding.
Critic, cuic.
Cntical, censorious.
Cruse, a very old woman.
Croses money stamped with a cross.
Crow-keeper, a scarecrow
Crownet, last purpose.
Chrations. cruel.
Crusat, a Portuguese coin.
(wh, to drink

a cup, to crack a bottle.
Cm, a pack of bounds.
Cm, to encourage.
Cuals. the yes.
Caddwn, alluding to a bear whose

are dry.
Cee theatrical term, the last word

of the preceding speech. Cases, armoar for the thighs. .., a paltry fellow.

Pang knowledge. (to bend or truckle.

it.cunousness, finical delicacy.
», scrupulous.
****, astentatiously dressed.
(rents, occurrences.
Cand, under the influence of a male-

Cur, betalant, ill-tempered, crabbed,
Canness, ill-hamour.
Crai, a uttle cur.
Cantal, a docked horsr.
Custle-ave, a cutlass, broad-sword.

mer, a strumpet.
Ca, a borse
( and longtail, poor and rich.

. a knife used by sharpers. Una, a transparent stuff.

Du er doff, to put off.
P. to true.
Din to condemn.
De goe, coatroul.
D). * wet, rotten.
esker, natives of Denmark.
De in the dark
Dami, to arrange.
Ds to deguise.
De ben falsehood, counterfeit.
Dar es, a couch,
Dalt, broad day.
Das man, dairymaid.
Deret, lought by proxy.
Drur, immedale, consequential.
Deara, direful, lonely, solitary.
Death tokens, spots on those infected

Demerits, merits.

Easy, wlight, inconsiderable.
Demurely, solemnly.

Eche, to eke out.
Denay, denial.

Ecstasy, medness.
Denayed, denied.

Effects, aficctions; also, actions, deeds,
Denier, a coin.

Demude, to strip, divest.

Eftest, readiest.
Deny, to refuse.

Egypt, a gipsy.
Depart, to part.

Eld, old time; also, aged persons.
Departing, separation,

Element, initiation.
Depend, to be in service.

Eu, done by elveg, or fairies.
Deprive, to disinherit.

Elvisb-marked, marked by elves.
Deracinate, to root up.

Einballing, distinguished by the ball,
Derogate, degraded.

the emblem of royalty.
Descant, to harangue upon; also, a Embare, to expose.
term in music.

Embarquements, impediments.
Deserved, deserving.

Embossed, inclosed, swollen, puffy.
Design, to mark out.

Embowelled, exhausted.
Despatched, bereft.

Embraced, indulged in.
Detected, suspected.

Erpericutick, einpirical.
Dich, do it.

Empery, sovereign power.
Dickon, Richard.

Emulous, envious, jealous.
Die, gaming

Emulation, envy.
Diet, to compel to fast.

Encave, to hide.
Diffused, wild, irregular.

Endart, to dart forth.
Digress, to deviate from what is right. Enfeoff, to invest with possession.
Digression, transgression.

Engross, to fatten
Dildos, the burthen of a song.

Engaged, delivered as an hostage.
Diut, impression.

Engrossments, accumulation.
Disable, to undervalue.

Enkindie, to stimulate.
Disappointed, unprepared.

Enmesh, to inclose, as in meshes.
Discandy, to dissolve.

Enmew, (io falconry) to force to lie in Disclose, to hatch.

Discontentents, malcontents.

Enridged, bordered.
Discourse, reason.

Ensconce, to secure in a safe place, lo
Disease, uneasiness, discontent.

Diseases, sayings.

Enseamed, greasy.
Disgrace, har bip, injury.

Enseer, to dry up.
Dishabited, dislodged.

Enshield, concealed.
Dislike, displease.

Ensteeped, imniersed.
Dislimn, to unpaint, obliterate.

Entertainment, pay; also, being re-
Disme, tenth, or tithe.

ceived into service.
Dasnatured, wanting natural affection. Entreatments, favours; also, objects of
Dispark, to destroy a park or inclo- entreaty:

Enry, aversion, malice.
Disperge, to sprinkle.

Enviously, angrily.
Disponge, to discharge as a sponge. Ephesian, a cant term.
Dispose, disposal, command.

Erring, errant, wandering.
Dispose, to make terius.

Escape, illegitimate child.
Disposition, frame.


Disseat, displace, de pose.

Esil, or Eisel, a river.
Dissemble, io glossover, disguise. Esperance, motto of the Percy family,
Dissembling, putting dissunilar things Espials, spies.

Essential, existent, real.
Distained, unstained.

Estimate, price.
Distaste, to corrupt.

Estimation, conjecture.
Distemper, intoxication.

Estridges, ostriches.
Distemperature, perturbation.

Eterne, eternal.
Distempered, out of humour.

Exen, to make even, or evident.
Distraught, distractii.

Even christian, fellow christian.
Distrartions, detachments, separate Evils, jakes.

Examined, doubted.
Divert, to turn aside.

Excellent differences, distinguished ex.
Division, a term in music.

Doff, to put ofl

Excrement, the beard.
Dole, alms, distribution, lot.

Execute, to use or employ.
Dolphin, the dauphin

Executors, executioners.
Don, to put on, to do on.

Exercise, exhortatiou
Done to death, kilid.

Exhale, to breat be one's last.
Done, expended, consumed.

Exhaust, to draw forth.
Done upon the gad, suddenly.

Exhibition, allowance.
Dotant, dotard.

Exigent, end, exigency.
Double, full of duplicity.

Exorcism, the raising of spirits.
Double vouchers, a law term.

Expect, expectation.
Doubt, to fear.

Expedience, expedition.
Dout, to do out, extinguish.

Expedient, expeditious,
Dowle, a feather.

Expediently, expeditiously.
Down-gyved, hanging down, like what Expostulate, to discuss.

confines the Ictiers round the Exsuslicate, bubble-like.

Extend, to seize.
Draught, the jakes.

Extent, violence, seizure.
Draw, to withdraw.

Extern, external.
Drawn, embowelled.

Extremity, calamity.
Drawn fox, one which is trailed over Expiate, to end.

the ground, to deceive the hounds. Expostare, exposure.
Drachmas, a Greek coin

Express, to reveal.
Dressings, appearances of virtue. Expulsed, expelled.
Drew, assembled.

Extracting, distracting.
Drive to fly with impetuosity.

Fith toe plague.
Death -nan, executioner.
Debitor, debtor
Debosked, debauched.
Decay, poverty, misfortuges.
Leck of cards, a pack.
Decked, prinkled.
Delane, to run through (as in gram-

mar from first to last
Darlaned, the fallen.
Ders pion, surnise.
Derr, animals in general.
Default in the, at a need.
Deal, to frer, to disembarass.

alte, ation of features D-free,

art of fencing.
Deflis, adrodiy, dexterous's.

Extravagant, wandering.
Drollery, a puppet-shew.

Eyas musket, a young hawk
Drugs, drudges.

Eyases, nestlings.
Drumble, to act lazíly.

Eyliads, eyes.
Ducdame, (duc ad me) bring him to

Eyne, eyes.
me, the burthen of a song

Eyry, a nest of hawks.
Dudgeon, the handle of a dagger, Eysel, vinegar.
Due, to endue, to drch.
Dullard, a stupid person.

Dump, a mournful elegy.

Face, to carry a foolish appearence.
Dup, to do up, to lift up.

Facę royal, a privileged face.
Duil, gentle soothing.

Facinorous, wicked.
Dumb, to make silent.

Fact, guilt.
Duke, a leader.

Factious, active.
Durance, some lasting kind of stuff Faculty, exercise of power.

Faige, to swt.

Fadings, a dance.
Eager, (from aigre, Fr.) sour, harsb, Faith, fidelity.
Eanlings, lambs.

Faithfully, fervently.
Ear, to plough.

Fain, fondi.
Ear-kissing, whispering,

Pair, for fairness.

Larired, to forbid.

[sets, to reject, Pegues, steps. Deby, to ki sp

Paitors, traitors.
Falsing. falsifying.
Falsely, illegally, dishonestly.
Fancies and good-nights, little poems

so called. Fancy,

love. Pancy-free, clear of love. Fang, to seize. Fans, ancient. Fantastical, imaginative. Fantasticoes, atfected persons. Fap, beaten, drunk. Farced, stuffed. Fardel or Farthel, a barthen. Fashions, the farcens,a disease ofhorses. Pat, dull. Favour, countenance. Favours, features. Fear, to intimidate, danger. Feared, afraid. Fearfal, timorous; also, formidable. Feat, dexterous. Feated, made neat. Feature, beauty. Federacy, confederate. Fee-grief, a peculiar sorrow. Feeder, a dependant. Feeding, maintenance. Feere, or pheere, a companion. Feet, footing. Fell, skin. Fell of hair, capilitium, any part co

vered with hair. Fell feats, savage actions. Pence, the art of self defence. Feodary, a confederate. Festinately, hastily. Festival terms, elegant phrase. Fet, fetched. Few, in brief. Fico, a term of contempt. Fielded, in the field of battle. Fights, clothes hung round a ship to

conceal the men from the enemy. File, a list. Filed, defiled. Filed, gone an equal pace with. Fills,' he shafts, Filths, common sewers. Finch egg, a gaudy fellow. Fine, the conclusion, to make shewy,

artful. Fine issues, great consequences. Pineless, boundless, endless. Finer, final. Firago for Virago. Fire-drake, will-o'-the-wisp, or a fire

work. Fire-new, quite new. Firk, to chastise. First-house, chief branch of the family. Firstlings, first produce. Fit, a division of a song. Pitcbew, a polecat. Fit o' the face, a grimace. Fits o' the season, disorders of the

season. Fives, a distemper in horses. Frxure, position. Flap-dragon, inflammable stuff swal

lowed by topers Flap-jack, a pancake. Flaw, a sudden gust of wind. Flecked, spotted, streaked. Fleet, for foat. Fleshment, performance. Flewed, deep-mouthed. Flibbertig ibbet, a fiend. Flickering, fluttering, Flight, a sort of shooting. Flote, ware. Flourish, to ornament; also, to sanc

Flont, to wave in mockery.
Flush, mature.
Foernan, an enemy in war,
Foin, to thrust in fencing.
Foizon, plenty.
Folly, depravíty.
Fond, foolish.
Fools' zanies, baubles surmounted with

a fool's head.
Foot-cloth, horse covering.
For, because
Force, to stuff.
Forced, false.
Forbid, accursed.
Fordid, destroyed.
Fordo, to undo.
Foredone, overcome.
Forfended, forbidden,
Forepast, already had.
Fore-slow, to loiter.
Forgetive, inventive.
Porked, horned.
mal, in form.

T, foremost.

Forspent, exhausted.

Guarded, ornamented. Forspoke, contradicted.

Guerdon, a reward. Forslow, delay.

Gules, (in heraldry) red. Forwearied, worn out.

Gulf, the swallow, tbe bawk. Fox, a sword.

Guiled, treacherous. Foxship, mean, cumning.

Guinea-hen, a prostitute. Frampold, peevish.

Gun-stones, cannon balls. Frank, a sty.

Garnet, a fish. Franklin, a small freeholder.

Gust, to taste. Prayed, frightened.

Gyve, to shackle. Free, artless.

Gyves, shackles. Fret, the stop of a musical instrument.

R. Friend, a lover.

Hack, to become cheap. Friend, for friendship, to befriend. Haggard, wild; also, will threat Frippery, an old clothes sbop.

Hair, complexion, or character. Frize, a Welch cloth.

Halll make room, From, in opposition to.

Happily, accidentally, Fronted, opposed,

Happy, accomplished. Frontier, forehead.

Hardiment, bravery. Frontlet, a forehead cloth.

Harlocks, wild mustard. Frush, to break or bruise.

Harlot, a male cheat. Fulham, false dice.

Harness, armour Fulsome, obscene.

Harrows, subdues. Furnishings, colours, pretences. Harry, to harrass. Fustilarian, fusty fellow.

Having, possessions. Fulfilling, filling to the brim.

Haviour, behaviour. Full, complete.

Haught, haughty. Fumiter, fumitory:

Haughey, elevated. Furnished, dressed.

Halcyon, a bird.

Hallidon, doom at judgment day. G.

Handsaw, hernshaw, (a hawk) Gabardine, a loose cloak.

Hangers, that which suspends or Gad, a sharp-pointed instrument.

sword. Gain-giving, misgiving.

Harlotry, vulgar, filthy. Gamester, a wanton.

Hatch, to engrave. Gait, passage.

Haunt, company. Galliard, a dance.

Hay, a fencing term. Galliasses, ships.

Heat, heated, Gallimaufry, a medley.

Hebenon, henbane, Gallow, to scare.

Heftod, heaved, agitated. Gallow-glasses, Irish foot-soldiers. Hell, a dungeon in a prison. Garboils, commotions.

Helmed, steered through. Gaping, shouting.

Hence, benceforward. Garish, gaudy.

Henchman, a page of bonour. Garnered, treasured up.

Hent, to seize. Gasted, frighted.

Herb of grace, rue. Gaudy, a festival.

Hermits, beadsmen. Gaunt, meagre.

Hest, command. Gawd, a bauble.

Hight, called. Gaze, attention.

Hilding, a poltroon. Gear, things or matters.

Hiren, a harlot. Geck, a fool.

His, often used for its. General, generality.

Hoar, hoary, mouldy. Generosity, high birth.

Hob-nob, as it may happen Generous, nobly born.

Hoist, hoisted. Gennets, Spanish horses.

Hold, to esteem. Gentle, noble, high born.

Hold taking, bear handling. Gentry, complaisance.

Holla! a term of the manege. German, akin

Holy, faithful. Germins, seeds begun to sprout,

Hoodman blind, blindman's bod. Gest, a stage or journey.

Horologe, clock. Gib, a cat.

Hot house, a bagnio. Giglot, a wanton.

Hox, to ham-string. Gilder, a coin, value 2s.

Huggermugger, secretly. Gilt, gold money.

Hull, to boat without guidance. Gimmal, a ring or engine.

Humming, o'erwhelming. Ging, a gang.

Humorous, humid. Gird, a sarcasm.

Hungry, unprolific. Glaire, a sword.

Hunt counter, worthless dog. Gleek, to joke.

Hunts-up, a hunting tune. Glib, to geld,

Hurly, noise. Glooming, gloomy.

Hurtle. to dash against. Gloze, to expound.

Hurtling, boisterous merriment, Glut, to swallow.

Husbandry, thriftiness. Gnarled, knotty.

Huswife, a jilt.
God 'ield you, God yield you.

Hyen, hyæna.
Gongarian, Hungarian.
Good-deed, indeed.

Good-den, good evening,

Icebrook, temper. Good-jer, the venereal disease.

Idle, barren Gorbellied, corpuient.

Ifecks, in faith. Gospelled, puritanic.

Igpomy, ignominy. Goss, furze.

Ill-inbabited, ill-lodged. Gossamer, atoms that float in the sun Illustrious, without lustre. beams.

Images, children, representatives. Gourds, dice.

Imbare, to expose. Gouts, drops,

Immanity, barbarity. Go your gait, go away:

Immediacy, close connexion. Grained, furrowed, like the grain of Imp, progeny. wood; also, died mg rain.

Impair, unsuitable, unequal. Gramercy, great thanks

Impartial, partial. Grange, a lone farm-house.

Impawned, wagered, Gratillity, gratuity.

Imperious, imperial. Grats, pleases.

Impetticos, to impetticont, or imGratulate, to be rejoiced in.

pocket. Grave, to entomb.

Importance, importunity. Grave-man, a man in his grave.

Important, importunate. Graves or Greaves, leg-armour. Impose, injunction. Greasily, grossly.

Impositions, commands. Greek, a bawd.

Impossible, incredible. Greenly, unskilfully.

Imp out, to suoply the deficioncy Green-sleeves, an old song.

Impress, a device or motto. Grise or Grize, a step.

Incapable, unintelligebt. Grossly, palpably,

Incarnadine, to dye red.
Groundlings, those who sat or stood on Incensed, incited.

the ground in the old theatres; the Inclip, to embrace.
common people.

Include, to conclude.
Guard, to fringe.

Inclusive, enclosed.

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