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order, summons, &c.; at unfet fteven, 1526, with. out any previous appointment; they fetten ftesen,
4381, they appointed a time. Stewe, n. Fr. a small pond for fisn, 351-a small clo
set, T. iii, 602, 699; fewes, pl. stews, baudyhouses,
12399. Steye, v. Sax. to ascend, T. L. i. 315, b. Steyers, n. pl. Sax. stairs, T. L. i. 315, b. Stibborne, adj. stubborn, 6038, 6219. Stike, v. Sax. to stick, pierce, 2548. Stile, n. Sax. a set of steps to pass from one field to
another; by file and eke by strete, 12628, every
where in town and country. Stillatorie, n. Fr. a still, 16048. Stille, adj. Sax. quiet, 11782. Stithe, n. Sax. an anvil, 2028. Stives, 6914, as Stewes. Stoble-goos, 4349, a goose fed on stubble-grounds. Stocked, part. pa. confined, T. iii. 381. Stole, n. Fr. Lat. part of the ecclesiastical habit, worn
about the neck, 9577. See Du Cange in v. Stola 2. Siole, n. Sax. a stool, 5870. Stonden, part. pa. of fonde or fande, v, Sax. stood, 9368. Stont, for fondetb, 3921. Stopen, part. pa. of fepe, v. Sax. stepped, advanced,
9388, 14827. Store, 10241. See the note. Store, n. Fr. to stock or furnish, 13203. Store, n. any thing laid up for use; hence the phrase
to tell no fiore of a thing, 5785, 15160, means to
consider it as of no use or importance.
Stound, o. Sax. a moment, a short space of time, 1214,
4005; ip a sound, 3990, on a sudden; in found, R. 1733, should probably be in a found: the orig. Fr. has tantofi. Stourdes, pl. times, icafons, 5868; T. jji.
1758. Stoundemele, adv. momentarily, every moment, R.
2304; T. v. 674. Stoupen, 14827, hould probably be flopen. Stoure, n. Şax, fight, battle, 14376; T. ii, 1066. Strake, v. Şax. to proceed directly, Du. 1312; firacken,
stricken; tendere, Kilian. Strange, adj. Fr. foreign, 10403_uncommon, 10381;
he made it frange, 3978, 11535, he made it a mat
ter of difficulty or nicety. Straughte, pa. t. of firecche, v. Sax, stretched, 2918;
Conf. An. 184. Stre, n. Sax, straw, 2920. Streight, part. pa. of firecche, v. Sax. stretched, Bo. iii.
Streine, v. Fr. to constrain, 15255-to press closely,
9627. Streite, adj. Fr. Araight; froile [werd, 15863. Stremeden, pa. t. pl. of fireme, v. Sax. Hreamed, flowed,
T. iy. 247 Stremes, n. pl. the rays of the fun, 1497. Strene, n. Sax. Itock, race, progeny, 8038; R. 4859. Strengof-faithed, adj. endowed with the trongest faith,
T. i. 1008. Strepe, v. Fr. to strip, R. 6818. Strete, n. Sax. a street 3758; the maifter firete, 29041
See the n. Strike, n. Sax. a line, a streak; a ftrike of flax, 678. Stripe, n. Lat. fiirps, race, kindred, C. L. 16. Stripe, v. 10074, as Strepe,
Strode, pr. n. T. v. 1856, the philosophical Strode, to
whom jointly with the moral Gower Ch. directs his Troilus, was probably Ralph Strode, of Merton college Oxford. A. Wood, who had made the antiquities of that college a particular object of hisenquiries, says only of him, “Radulphus Strode, de “ quo fic vetus noster catalogus. Poeta fuit et ver“ sificavit librum elegiacum vocat. Phantasma Ro“ dulphi. Claruit 1370.” Some of his logical works are said to be extant in print, Venet. 1517, 4to.
Tanner in v. Strodaus. Strof, pa. t. of frive, v. Fr. strove, contended, 1040. Stronde, n. Sax. a shore, 13. Strother, pr. n. a town in the north, 4012. See then. Stroute, v. to strut, 3315. Subarbes, n. pl. Lat. suburbs, 16125. Sabfumigation, n. Lat. a species of charm by smoke,
F. iii. 174.
Subget, adj. Fr. Lat. subject, P. 271.
sublimation, i.e. separating certain parts of a body, and driving them to the top of the vessel in the form
of a very fine powder, 16261. Substance, n. Fr. the material part of a thing, 14809. Suckiny, n. Fr. fouquenie, a loofe frock worn over their
other clothes by carters, &c. R. 1232. Sue, v. Fr. to follow, M. 284; 15343. Sueton, pr. n. Suetonius the Roman historian, 14638. Suffisance, n. Fr. sufficiency, satisfaction, 492, 8635. Suffisant, adj. fufficient, 1633, 3551. Sugred, part. pa. sweetened as with sugar, T. ii. 384. Supplie, v. Fr. to supplicate, Bo. iii. pr.
8. Surcote, n. Fr. an upper coat or kirtle, F. L. 141., Surplis, n. Fr. a surplice, 16026.
Surquedrie, n. Fr. presumption, an over-weening con
ceit, P. 181,274. Surrie, pr. n. Syria, 4554. Sursanure, n. Fr. a wound healed outwardly only,
11425. Surveance, n. Fr. superintendance, 12029. Suspect, adj. Fr. fufpected, 8417,8. Suspect, n. suspicion, 8781, 12197. Sufpection, n. suspicion, 5101. Suster, n. Sax. lister ; Juftren, pl. 1021; T. iii. 734. Swa, adv. Sax. fo, 4028, 4038. Swale, pa.'t. of swell, v. Sax. swelled, 6549, 13490. Swappe, v. Sax. to throw down, T.iv. 244-to strike
off, 8462, 15834—v. neut. to fall down, 8975. Swart, adj. Sax. black, of a dark colour, C. D. 1862. Swatte, pa. t. of swete, v. Sax. sweated, 13 706,16028. Swegh, n. Sax. a violent motion, 4715; Bo. i. m. 5. Swelt, pa. t. 1358, 9650. Swelte, v. Sax. to die, to faint, 3703. Swerne, for sweren, pl. n. of swere, v. Sax. swear, R.
4834. Sweven, n. Sax. a dream, 14902, 14928; swevenes,
pl. 14929; in ver. 14927 it is written /wevenis, for
the sake of the rhyme. Swiche, adj. Sax. corruption of fwilke, such, 243, 487. Swinke, n. Sax. labour, 188. Swinke, v. to labour, 187, 12808. Swire, n. Sax. the neck, R. 325; it is more commonly
written fwere. Swithe, adv. Sax. quickly, immediately, 5150,12730. Swive, v. Sax. to perform the act of generation. See
Junii Etymolog. in v. Swolowe, n. Sax. a whirlpool, L. W. 1102. Swonken, part. pa, of swinke, 4233. Swough, n. Sax. sound, noise, 1981, 3619-a swoon,
T. Tabard, n. 20. See the quotation from Speght's Gl.
Discourse, &c. n. 6. Tables, n. pl. Fr. a game so called, 11212-Tables To
letanes, 11585. See the note. Taboure, v. Fr. to drum, L. W. 394. Tacbe, n. Fr. a spot or blemith, C. N. 192. Taillager, n. Fr. a collector of taxes, R. 6811. Taille, n. Fr. a tally, an account fcored on a piece of
wood, 572. Take, v. Sax. to deliver a thing to another perfon,
5137.13334, 1569i. Take, for taken, part. pa. 1868, 10789. Takel, n. Sax. an arrow, 106; R. 1727. Pale, v. Sax. to tell stories, C. D. 103; and namely
when they talen longe, Conf. Am. 27, b. Tale, n. speech, discourse, Bo. i. pr. 3-reckoning,
account; liteltale hath he told of any dreme, 15124,
he made little account of any dream. Talent, n. Fr. desve, affectior, 5557; P.158. Taling, n. story-telling, 13364. Tane, for taken, C. D. 888. Tapes; n. pl. Sax. bands of linen, 3241. Tapinage, n. Fr. en tapinois, lurking, fculking about,
Å. 7363; Conf. Am. 93, b. Tapiser, n. Fr. a maker of tapestry, 364. Tapite, v. Fr. to cover with tapestry, Du. 260. Tappe, n. Sax. a tap or fpigot which closes that orifice
through which the liquor is drawn out of a' vessel,
3890. Tapftere, n. Sax. a woman who has the care of the tap
in a publickhouse, 241, 3336. See the note on ver. 2019. That office formerly was usually executed by women. See The Adventure of the Pardonere and the Tapftere, in the Continuation of The Gant. Tales, vol. vi.