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Eylia ls, glances, looks. Sse Feolary, an accomplice, a con- For, for that, since, because. (eiliails.
Forbid, under interdiction.
Force, to enforce, to urge.
Festiral terms, splendid phraseo- | Force, to stuff.
Fieliled, in the field of battle. Forfended, prohibited, forbidien Faci, guilt.
Fierce, proud, hasty, vehement, Foreign, employed in foreign Factious, active.
embassies. Faculties, medicinal virtues, ofFig, to insult,
Forepast, already had. fice, exercise of power. Fights, clothes hung round a ship | Fore-slow, to be dilatory, to loiter. Falge, to suit or fit.
to conceal the men from the Forestall, to prevent by anticipaFailing, the burthen of a song.
tion. Fain, fond. File, a list.
Forgetire, inventive,imaginative. Fair, beauty, complexion, fair- Filei, defiled.
Forked, horned. Fileil, gone an equal pace with. Formal, not out of form, regular, Fair betrothel, fairly contracted, Fills, the shafts.
sensible, in form, in shape. honourably aflianced Filths, common sewers.
Forspent, wasted, exhausted. Faithful, not an infidel.
Fine, full of finesse, artful. Forspoke, contradicted, spoken Faithfully, fervently. Fine, to make showy, or specious.
against. Faitors, traitors, rascals.
Fineless, boundless, endless. Forthcoming, in custody.
Forvearied, worn out.
Fire-drake, will-o'-the-wisp, ora Foul, homely, not fair. False, to make false.
Fox, a cant word for a sword. Falsely, dishonestly, treacher- Fire-new, bren-new, new from Porship, mean, cunning. ously.
Frampoli, peevish, fretful, or Falsing, falsifying.
Firk, to chastise.
Frank, a sty.
Franklin, a little gentleman or
freeholder. power of love. Fitly, exactly.
Free, artless, free from art, ger Fang, to seize or gripe.
Fires, a distemper in horses. Fangel, possessed of fangs.
Flap-dragon, a smallinflammable Fret, the stop of a musical inFans, ancient.
substance, which topers swal- strument, which regulates the Fantastical, creatures of fancy. low in a glass of wine.
vibration of the string. Fap, drunk. Flap-jacks, pan-cakes.
Friend, a lover, a term appliFar, extensively. Flask, a soldier's powder-horn.
cable to both sexes, a paramour Farcell, stuffed. Flatness, lowness, depth.
Flaw,sudden violent gust of wind. Frieni, to befriend.
Frippery, a shop where old
clothes were sold. Fate, an action predetermined by | Fleet, to Hoat.
Frize, a cloth made in Wales. fate. Fleeting, inconstant.
Krom, in opposition to. Favour, countenance, features, Fleshment, first act of military
Fronted, opposed. indulgence, pardon, appearance service.
of a hound.
Frush, to break or bruise.
Fulfilling, filling till there be no Feat, ready, dexterous. Flight, a sort of shooting.
room for more.
Fullams, loaded dice.
Fullest, most complete and perand make of the face. Foeman, an enemy in war.
fect. Feilerary, a confederate. Foin, to thrust in fencing.
Fonolly, foolishly. Fel, skin.
Fools' zanies, baubles with the Gabariline, a loose felt cloak Fell-feats, savage practices.
head of a fool. Fellour, companion.
Gai, a pointed instrument. Foot-cloth, a housing covering the Gain-giring, misgiving. fence, the art of, or skill in de- body of the horse, and almost Gainsay, to unsay, deny, contrafence, reaching to the ground.
Gait, way or steps.
Gramercy, grand mercy, great Heat, heated. Gulliard, an ancient dance.
Heat, violence of resentment. Galliasses, a species of galleys. Grange, the farm-house of a mo- Heavy, slow. Gallouglasses, heavy armed foot.
nastery; a lone house.
Hebenon, henbane. Gallow, to scare or frighten Gratillity, gratuity.
Gratulate, gratifying, acceptable. Hefts, heavings.
Hell, an obscure dungeon in a Gamester, a frolicksome person, Graves, or greaves, armour for prison. a wanton.
Helmeil, steered through. Gaping, shouting or roaring. Greasily, grossly.
Hence, henceforward. Garboils, commotion, stir. Greek, a bawd, or pander. Henchman, a page of honour. Garish, gaudy, showy.
Green, unripe, not fully formed. Hent, seized or taken possession Garner, to treasure up.
Greenly, awkwardly, unskilfully. of.
Hereby, as it may happen.
Griefs grievances, wrongs. Hest, behest, command. Gaze, attention.
Grievances, sorrows, sorrowful High-fantastical, fantastical to the Gear, a general word for things affections.
height. or matters. Grieve, to lament for.
High-repented, repented to the Geck, a fool. Grise, a step
utmost. General, generality. Grossly, palpably,
Hight, called. General, compendious.
Groundlings, the frequenters of Hilling, a paltry cowardly felGeneration, children.
the pit in the playhouse.
low, Generosity, high birth. Growing, accruing.
Hint, suggestion, circumstance. Generous, most noble. Guard, defence.
Hiren, a harlot. Gentility, urbanity.
Guard, to fringe or lace. His, often used for its. Gentle, noble, high-minded, be-Guariled, ornamented.
Hit, to agree. longing to gentry
Guarıls, badges of dignity. Hoist, hoisted.
Hold, to esteem.
Holla, a term of the manege. Germins, seeds begun to spront. Guiled, treacherous.
Holy, faithful. Gest, a stage or journey.
Guinea-hen, a prostitute. Home, completely, in full ex Gib, a cat.
Gules, red, a term in heraldry. tent. Gifts, endowments.
Gulf, the swallow, the throat. Honest, chaste. Giglot, a wanton wench,
Gun-stones, cannon-balls. Honesty, liberality. Gililer, a coin valued at ls. 6. Gurnet, a fish resembling Honey-stalks, clover flowers. or 2s.
Honour, acquired reputation. Gilt, gilding, golden money. Gust, taste, rashness.
Hoop, a measure.
Hope, to expect.
Hox, to ham-string. Gleek, to joke or scoff, to beguile.
Hull, to drive to and fro upon Glimmering, faintly illuminated
the water without sails or rudby the stars.
Hack, to become cheap and vul- der. Gloze, to exponnd, to comment gar.
Humorous, chargeable, humid, upon.
Haggard, a species of hawk. moist. Glu, to englut or swallow up. Haggard, wild.
Hungry, steril, unprolific. Gnarleil, knotted.
Hair, complexion or character. Hunt-counter, base tyke, worthGood-deed, indeed, in very deed. Happily, accidentally, fortu
less dog. Gool-ilen, good evening.
Hunts-up, the name of a tune, a Goodl-life of a moralorjovial turn. Happy, accomplished.
morning song. Good-jer, gougere, morbus gal- Hardliment, bravery, stoutness. Hurly, noise. licus Harlocks, wild mustard.
Hurtling, merry with impetuo. Gorbellied, fat and corpulent. Harlot, a cheat.
sity. Gossips, tattling women who at- Harp, to touch on a passion. Husbandry, thrift, frugality. tend lyings-in.
Harrono, to conquer, to subdue. Huswife, a jilt.
exhalations that fly about in Having, estate or fortune, pro-
Ice-brook, a brook of icy quali Gourils, a species of dice. Haughty, high, elevated.
ties in Spain. Gouts, drops. Haunt, company.
l’fecks, in faith. Grace, acceptableness, favour. Hay, a term in the fencing
Ignomy, ignominy. Grace, to bless, to make happy. school.
Il-inhabited, ill-lodged. Gracious, graceful, lovely. Heal, the source, the fountain. Ill-nurtured, ill-educated. Grained, furrowed, like the grain Head, body of forces.
Images,children, representatives. of wood, died in grain or in- Heart, the most valuable or pre- Imaginary, produced by the depted. cious part.
power of imagination.
Imbare, to lay open or display to Intenible, incapable of retaining. | Knare, servant. view.
Intention, eagerness of desire. Knife, a sword or dagger. Immanity, barbarity,savageness. Intentively, with full attention. Knots, figures planted in bos Immeliacy, close connexion. Interessed, interested.
K'now, to acknowledge, Imp, to supply.
Intergatories, interrogatories. Know of, to consider. imp, progeny:
Intermission, pause, intervening Impair, unsuitable.
time. Impartial, sometimes used for Intrenchant, that which cannot
be cut. Impawned, wagered and staked. Intrinse, intrinsicate. Impeach, to bring into question. Invention, imagination.
Labras, lips. Impeachment, reproach or impu- Inwardness, intiniacy, confi- Laced mutton, a woman of the tation, hinderance. dence.
town. Imperious, imperial. Iron, clad in armour.
Lackeying, moving like a lackey Imperseverant, perseverant. Irregulous, lawless, licentious. Impeticos, to impetticoat or im- Issues, consequences, conclu- | Lag, the meanest persons, pocket.
Lances, lance-men. Importance, importunacy. Iteration, citation, or recitation. Land-damn, to destroy in some Importance, the thing imported. Importing, implying, denoting.
Lands, landing-places. Impose, injunction, command.
Lapsed, time suffered to slip. Impositions, commands.
Lass-lorn, forsaken of his mis-
Latch, to lay hold of
in Lent. Impress, a device or motto.
Latched or letched, licked over. Jack guardant, a jack office. Impugn, to oppose,to controvert.
Late, lately. Incapable, unintelligent.
Jailei, treated with contempt, Lated, belated, benighted. Incarnardine, to stain of a red
Latten, thin as a Jath. colour.
Jar, the noise made by the pen- Lavoltas, a kind of dances. Incenseil, incited, suggested.
dulum of a clock.
Lay, a wager.
Leaguer, the camp.
the hawk is held on the fist. Inclule, to shut up, to conclude.
Leather-coats, a species of apple
Leare, to part with, to give Incorrect, ill-regulated. Jovial, belonging to Jove.
Leech, a physician.
Leer, feature, complexion. iniler, something preparatory:
Leet, court-leet, or court of the Indifferent, sometimes for dif- Jump, hazard, to venture at. ferent, impartial. Jump, just.
Legerity, lightness, nimbleness. Indite, to convict. Justicer, justice, judge.
Leges, alleges. Induction, entrance, beginning, Jut, to encroach.
Leiger, resident. preparations. Jutty, to project.
Leman, lover, mistress. Inilurance,delay,procrastination. Juvenal, a young man.
Lenten, short and spare. Infinite, extent or power.
L'envoy, moral, or conclusion of Ingaged, sometimes for unen
a poem. gaged.
Let, to hinder.
Let be, to desist.
Keech, a solid lump or mass. Lewd, ignorant, idle, wicked. Inhibit, to forbid. Keel, to cool.
Lewdly, wickedly. Inhooped, enclosed, confined. Keep, to restrain, to dwell, to Libbard, or lubbar, a leopard. Inkhorn-mate, a book-mate. reside.
Liberal, licentious or gross in Inkle, a kind of tape, crewell or Keisar, Cæsar.
K'ernes, light-armed Irish foot. Liberty, libertinism. Inlani, civilized, not rustic. Key, the key for tuning, a tun- License, an appearance of licen. Insane, that which makes insane. ing-hammer.
tiousness. Insconce, to fortify. Kicksy-wicksy, a wife.
Lie, to reside, to be imprisoned. Insculped, engraven.
Kiln-hole, a place into which Liefest, dearest. Inseparate, inseparable.
coals are put under a stove. Lieger, an ambassador at a foInstance, example, proof. Kind, nature, species.
Lifter, a thief.
Light o' love, a dance tune.
Lightly, commonly, in ordinary Intending, regarding.
K'inged, ruled by.
Like, to compare.
Miching, playing truant, skulk Likeness, specious or seeming
ing about. virtue Mace, a sceptre.
Mien, countenance. Liking, condition of body. Mad, wild, inconstant.
Mince, to walk with affected de Lambeck, a vessel used in distil- Made, enriched.
Magnificent, glorying, boasting. Minding, calling to Limbo, a place supposed to be iu Magnifico, a chief man or gran- brance, reminding. the neighbourhood of hell. dee at Venice.
Mineral, a mine. Lime, bird-lime.
Mailed, wrapped up, covered Minnow, a small river fish, a Lime, to cement. with.
term of contemp. Limed, entangled or caught, as Main-top, top of the mainmast. Minstrelsy, office of minstrel. with bird-lime. Make, to bar, to shut.
Misconceived, misconceivers. Limit, appointed time. Makest, dost.
Miscreate, ill-begotten, illegitiLimited, appointed, regular, or- Malkin, a scullion, a
Misdoubt, to suspect. Limits, estimates, calculations. Mall, Mrs. alias Mary Frith, or Aliser, a miserable creature. Line, genealogy
Mammering, hesitating. Misprising, despising, or uvderLinstock, the staff io which the Mammets, puppets.
Mandrake, a root supposed to Mistress, the jack in bowling. Livelihood, appearance of life. have the shape of a man Mobled or mabled, veiled, grossly Litery, a law phrase belonging Mankind, masculine.
covered. to the feudal tenures.
Marches, the borders, limits, or Mode, the form or state of things. Liring, estate, property.
Model, image, representative, Liring, speaking, manifest, ac- Marchpane, a species of sweet- copy. tual. meat.
Modern, trite, common, meanly Loach, a small fish.
Martial-hand, a careless scrawl pretty.
Moe or mowe, to make mouths. Lole-star, the leading or guiding Mate, to confound.
Moiety, a portion. Mated, amated, dismayed. Mollification, pacification, soften. Lolgel, laid by the wind.
Meacock, a dastardly creature. ing: Lofle, to laugh.
Mealed, sprinkled or mingled. Mome, a dull stupid blockhead. Loggats, a game played with Mean, the tenor in music. Momentany, momentary. pins of wood. Mean, the middle.
Month's mind, a popish anniverLonging, longed for. Means, interest, pains.
sary. Longly, longingly. Measure, the reach.
Mood, anger, resentment, manLoof, to bring a vessel close to Measure, a stately solemn dance. the wind. Measure, means.
Mooily, melancholy. Loon, or lown, a base fellow. Meazels, lepers.
Moon-caif, an inanimate shapeLop, the branches. Melal, portrait.
less mass. Lot, a prize. Medille, to mix with.
Mellicine, a she-physician. Mope, to appear stupid.
Moral, secret meaning.
Meed, merit, desert, excellence. Moresco, Moor or Moorish, or Louted, treated with contempt. Meet, a match.
morris. Lorts, clowns.
Meiny, people, domestics. Morris-pike, Moorish pike. Lizel, worthless, dishonest. Meniories, memorials, remem- Mortal, murderous, fatal. Lubbar. See Libbard.
Mortal-staring, that which stares Lullahy, sleep in house, i. e., Memorized, made memorable. fatally. cradle. Memory, memorial.
Mortified, ascetic, religious. Lunes, lunacy, frenzy.
Mephistophilus, the name of a Most, greatest. Lurch, to win.
spirit or familiar.
Motion, a kind of puppet-show. Lure, a thing stuffed to tempt Mercatanté, a merchant. Motion, divinitory agitation. the hawk.
Mere, exact, entire, absolute. Motion, desires.
Motive, assistant or mover, that Lustick, lusty, cheerful, pleasant. Messes, degrees about court. which contributes to motion. Metal, lemper.
Mould, earth. Lururines, lascivious.
Metaphysical, supernatural. Mouse, to mammock, to tear lo Lucuriously, wantonly.
Mete-yard, measuring-yard. pieces.
Mouse, a term of endearment. Lym, a species of dog
Micher, a truant, a lurkiug thief.' Mouse-hunt, a weasel
Moue. See Moe.
Observing, religiously attentive. Pallock, toad. Moy, a piece of money or a mea- Obsequious, serious, as at funeral Pagan, a loose vicious person sure of corn obsequies, careful of.
Pageant, a dumb show, Much, an expression of disdain. Obsequiously, funereally.
Paid, punished. Much, strange, wonderful. Obstacle, obstinate.
Pain, penalty. Muck-water, drain of a dung-hill. Occupation, men occupied in bu- Pains, labour, toil. Muffler, a kind of dress for the
Palabras, words. lower part of the face. Occurrents, incidents.
Pale, to empale, encircle with a
Oe, a circle.
eye. See Eyliads.
Palmers, holy pilgrims.
derable a part.
Paper, to write down, or ap-
point by writing: Murky, dark.
Oer-wrested, wrested beyond the Paper, written securities. Murrain, a plague in cattle.
Parcel, reckon up.
Parcel-gilt, gilt only on certain
Parish-top, a large top formerly
Offices, culinary or servants' kept in every village to be
whipped for exercise.
of the bishop's court.
Parle, parley. Napless, threadbare.
Oneyers, accountants, bankers. Purlous, perilous. Natire, formed by nature. Opal, a precious stone of almost Parlous, keen, shrewd. Nature, natural parent.
Part, to depart. Nay-word, a watch-word or by- Open, publicly.
Partake, to participate. word. Operant, active.
Partaker, accomplice, confedeNeat, finical.
Opinion, obstinacy, conceit, cha- rate. Neb or nib, the mouth.
Parted, shared. Neeld, needle.
Opposite, adverse, hostile, adver- Parteid, endowed with parts. Neil, fist.
Participate, participant, particiNephew, a grandson or any lineal Opposition, combat.
pating descendant. Or, before.
Partizan, a pike. Nether-stocks, stockings.
Orbs, circles made by the fairies Parts, party. Neuness, innovation.
on the ground.
Pash, a head.
Pash, to strike with violence,
Pashed, bruised, crushed.
Pass, to decide, to assure or
Pass, to exceed, to go beyond
common bonnds. Night-rule, frolic of the night. Ostentation, shew, appearance.
Passed, excelling, past all exNine men's morris, a game.
Orerblow, to drive away, to keep pression or bounds. Nobility, distinction, eminence. off.
Passes, what has passed.
Overture, opening or discovery. Passing, eminent, egregious.
Passionate, a prey to mournful
Passioning, being in a passion.
Passy-measure, a dance.
Pastry, the room where pastry clown. Outried, a term at the game of
was made. Note,notice, information, remark. gleek.
Patch, a term of reproach. Novice, a youth.
Outwarı, not in the secret of Patched, in a parti-coloured coat. Novum, some game at dice.
Path, to walk.
Pathetical, deeply affecting.
O.c-lip, the great cowslip. Patient, to make patient, to comNurture, education.
pose. Vuthook, a thief.
Patine, a dish used with the cha-
lice, in the administration o.
the Eucharist. Pack, to bargain with.
Pattern, instance, example. Obligations, bonds.
Pask, combined, an accomplice. Pavin, a dance. Observed, paid respective atten, Packing, plotting, underhand Paucas, few. tion lo
Pay, to beat, to hit.