Imatges de pàgina




Eyliads, glances, looks. See Feodary, an accomplice, a con- | For, for that, since, because Oeiliads.


Forbid, under interdiction.
Eyne, eyes.
Fester, to corrupt.

Force, pover.
Festinately, hastily.

Force, to enforce, to urge.

Festival terms, splendid phraseó Force, to stuff.

Forced, false.
Pace, to carry a foolish appear Pet, fetched.

Fordid, destroyed. Few, in short, in few words. Fordo, to nindo, to destroy. Faced, turned up with facings Fico, a fig.

Foredone, overcome. Facinorous, wicked.

Fielded, in the field of battle. Forfeniled, prohibited, forbidden. Fact, gnilt.

Fierce, proud, hasty, vehement, Foreign, employed in foreign Factious, active.


embassies. Faculties, medicinal virtues, of- fig, to insult.

Forepast, already had. fice, exercise of power. Fights, clothes hung round a ship Fore-slou, to be dilatory, to loiter. Fadge, to suit or fit.

io conceal the men from the Forestall, to prevent by anticipé. Fading, the burthen of a song.


tion. Fain, fond. File, a list.

Forgetive, inventive,imagitative. Fair, beauty, complexion, fair Filed, defiled.

Forked, horned. Filed, gone an equal pace with. Formal, not out of form, regular, Fair-betrothed, fairly contracted, Fals, the shafts.

sensible, in form, in shape. honourably affianced Filths, common séwers.

Former, foremost.
Faith, fidelity.
Fine, the conclusion.

Forspent, wasted, exhausted. Faithjul, 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.
Fall, to let fall, to drop.
Pirago for Virago.

Forwearied, worn out.
Fall, an ebb.

Fire-drake, will-o'-the-wisp, or å Foul, homely, not fair. False, to make false.


For, a cant word for a sword. Falsely, dishonestly, treacher. Fire-new, bren-new, new from Forship, mean, cunning. ously.

the forge.

Frampold, peevish, fretfal, e Falsing, falsifying.

Firk, to chastise.
Familiar, a demon.

First, noblest, most eminent. Frank, a sty.
Fancy, love.
Få, a division of a song.

Franklin, a little gentleman et Fancy-free, exempt from the Fitchew, a polecat.

freeholder power of love. Fitly, exactly.

Free, artless, free from art, go Fang, to seize or gripe.

Fives, a distemper in horses. nerous. Fanged, possessed of fangs. Flap-dragon, a smallinflammable Fret, the stop of a musical is. Fars, 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 tera appliFar, extensively. Flask, a soldier's powder-horn.

cable to both sexes, a paramet Farced, stuffed. Flatness, lowness, depth.

Friend, friendship.
Fashions, farcens or farcy.

Flaw,sudden violent gust of wind. Frienil, to befriend.
Fast, determined, fixed.
Flayed, stripped.

Frippery, a shop where old
Fat, dull.

elothes were soid. Fate, an action predetermined by Fleet, to float.

Frize, a cloth made in Wales fate. Fleeting, inconstant.

From, in opposition to. Favour, countenance, features, Fleshment, first act of military

Fronted, opposed. indulgence, pardon, appearance service.

Frontier, forehead Fear, the object of fear, danger. Flewed, having the flews or chaps Frontlet, a forehead cloth. Fear, to intimidate.

of a hound.

Frush, to break or bruise Feared, frightened.

Flickering, fluttering like the Frustrate, frustrated. Fearful, timorous, formidable. motion of a flame.

Fulfilling, filling till there bet Feat, ready, dexterous. Flight, a sort of shooting.

room for more. Peat, an exploit. Flourish, ornament.

Full, complete. Feated, formed, made neat. Flote, wave.

Fullams, loaded dice. Feature, beauty in general, cast Flush, mature, ripe.

Fullest, most complete and perma and make of the face. Foeman, an enemy in war.

fect. Felerary, a confederate. Foin, to thrust in fencing.

Fumiter, fumitory:
Fee-grief, a peculiar sorrow. Foizon, plenty

Furnished, dressed.
Feeder, an eater, a servant. Folly, depravity of mind.
Feere, or Pheere, a companion, Fond, foolish, or prized by folly.
a husband.
Fonder, more weak or foolish.

Feet, footing.

Fondly, foolishly. Fell, skin.

Fools' zanies, baubles with the Gabardine, a loose felt cloak Fell-feats, savage practices.

Gad, 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 unsar, deny, co fence. reaching to the ground,

head of a fool. Fellow, companion.


the legs.


Gait, way or steps.

Gramercy, grand mercy, great | Heat, heated. Galliard, an ancient dance.


Heat, violence of resentment. Galliasses, a species of galleys. Grange, the farm-house of a mo- Heavy, slow. Gallouglaskes, heavy armed foot. nastery; a lone house.

Hebenon, henbane. Gallow, to scare or frighten Gratillity, gratuity.

Hefted, heaved.
Gallymaufry, a medley.

Gratulate, gratifying, acceptable. Hefts, heavings.
Game, sport, jest.
Grave, to entomh.

Hell, an obscure dungeon in a Gamester, a frolicksome person, Graves, or greaves, armour for prison. a wanton.

Helmed, 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.
Gasted, frightened.
Greets, pleases.

Hereby, as it may happen.
Gauly, a festival day.
Grief pain, grievances.

Hermits, beadsmen. Gauds, baubles, toys.

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 Hilding, 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- Guarded, ornamented.

Hit, to agree. longing to gentry.

Guards, badges of dignity. Hoist, hoisted.
Gentry, complaisance.
Guerdon, reward.

Hold, to esteem.
German, akin.
Guerdoned, rewarded.

Holla, a term of the manege. i Germins, seeds begun to sprout. 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. Gists, endowments.

Gulf, the swallow, the throat, Honest, chaste. Giglot, a wanton wench.

Gun-stones, cannon-balls. Honesty, liberality. Giller, a coin valued at 1s. 6d. Gurnet, a fish resembling a Honey-stalks, clover flowers. or 28.


Honour, acquired reputation. Gilt, gilding, golden money. Gust, taste, rashness.

Hoop, a measure.
Gimmal, a ring or engine. Gyve, to catch, to shackle. Hope, to expect.
Ging, a gang
Gyves, shackles.

Horologe, clock.
Gird, a sarcasm or gibe, emotion.

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 expound, to comment


Humorous, chargeable, humid, upon.

Haygarı, a species of hawk. moist. Glut, to englut or swallow up. Haggard, wild.

Hungry, steril, unprolific. Gnarled, knotted.

Hair, complexion or character. Hunt-counter, base tyke, worthGood-deed, indeed, in very deed. Happily, accidentally, fortu

less dog Good-ilen, good evening.


Hunts-up, the name of a tune, a Good-life,of a moralorjovial turn. Happy, accomplished.

morning song. Good-jer, gougere, morbus gal- Hardiment, bravery, stoatness. Hurly, noise. licus Harlocks, wild mustard.

Hurtling, merry with impetuoGorbellied, fat and corpulent. Harlot, a cheat.

sity. Gossips, tattling women who at- Harp, to touch on a passion. Husbandry, thrift, frugality. tend lyings-in.

Harrow, to conquer, to subdue. Huswife, a jilt.
Gossomer, the white cobweb-like Harry, to use roughly, to harass.
· exhalations that fly about in Having, estate or fortune, pro-
hot sunny weather.
motion, allowance of expense.

Gorernment, evenness of temper, Haviour, behaviour.
decency of manners.
Haught, haughty.

Ice-brook, a brook of icy quali Gourds, a species of dice. Haughty, high, elevated.

ties in Spain. Gouts, drops.

Haunt, company

I'fecks, in faith. Grace, acceptableness, favour. Hay, a term in the fencing-Ignomy, ignominy. Grace, to bless, to make happy. school.

Ill-inhabited, ill-lodged. Gracious, graceful, lovely. Head, the source, the fountain. IU-nurtured, ill-educated. Grained, furrowed, like the grain Head, body of forces.

Images,children, representatives. of wood, died in grain of in- Heart, the most valuable or pre- Imaginary, produced by the dented. cious part.

power of imagination.



Imbare, to lay open or display to | Intenible, incapable of retaining. Knace, servant. view.

Intention, eagerness of desire. Knife, a sword or dagger. Immanity, barbarity, savageness. Intentively, with full attention, Knots, figures planted in bos Imme:liacy, close connexion. Interessed, interested.

Know, 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

L. partial.

be cut. Impawned, wagered and staked. Intrinse, intrinsicate. Impeach, to bring into question. Invention, imagination.

Labras, lips. Impeachment, reproach or impu- Inwardness, intiniacy, conf. Lacul multon, a woman of the tation, hinderance.

dence. Imperious, imperial. Iron, clad in armour,

Lackeying, moving like a lackey Imperseverant, perseverant. Irregulous, lawless, licentious.

or page. 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,

way. Importing, implying, denoting.

Lands, landing-places. Impose, injunction, command.


Lapsed, time suffered to slip. Impositions, commands.

Large, licentious
Impossible, incredible or incon-
Jack, a term of contempt.

Lass-lorn, forsaken of his mis-
Impress, to compel to serve,
Jack-a-lent, a puppet thrown at

Latch, to lay hold of

in Lent. Impress, a device or motto.

Latched or letched, licked over. Impugn, to oppose,to controvert.

Jack guardant, a jack in office.
Jaded, treated with contempt, Lated, belated, benighted.

Late, lately.
Incapable, unintelligent.

worthless. Incarnardine, to stain of a red Jar, the noise made by the pen- Lavoltas, a kind of dances.

Latten, thin as a lath. colour.

dulum of a clock. Incensed, incited, suggested.

Laund, lawn.
Inclining, coinpliant.
Jauncing, jaunting.

Lay, a wager.
Inclip, to embrace.
Jesses, straps of leather by which

Leaguer, the camp.

the hawk is held on the fist. Inclule, to shut up, to conclude.

Leasing, lying.
Inclusive, enclosed.
Jest, to play a part in a mask.

Leather-coats, a species of apple
Jet, to strut.
Incony, or kony, fine, delicate.

Leave, to part with, to give Incorrect, ill-regulated. Jovial, belonging to Jove.

away. Increase, produce.

Journal, daily. Indent, to bargain and article. Jump, to agree with, to put into Leer, feature, complexion.

Leech, a physician. inilex, 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.
Jutty, to project.

Leman, lover, mistress.
Indurance 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. Ingraft, rooted, settled.

Let be, to desist. Inhabitaule, not habitable Kam, awry, crooked.

Lethe, death. Inherit, to possess.

K'eech, a solid lump or mass. Lev, ignorant, idle, wicked. Inhibit, to forbid. Keel, to cool.

Leudly, wickedly. Inhoopeil, enclosed, confined. Keep, to restrain, to dwell, to Libbard, or lubbar, a leopard. Inkhorn- mate, a book-mate. reside.

Liberal, licentious or gross ia Inkle, a kind of tape, crewell or Keisar, Cæsar.

language. worsted.

Kernes, light-armed Irish foot. Liberty, libertinism. Inlanı, civilized, not rustic. Key, the key for tuning, a tun- License, an appearance of lices. 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. Inseparale, inseparable.

coals are put under a stove. Lieger, an ambassador at a for Instance, example, proof. Kind, nature, species.

reign court.
Instances, motives.
Kinilless, unnatural

Lifter, a thief.
Insuit, solicitation.
Kinilly, naturally.

Light o love, a dance tupe.
Intend, to pretend.
Kindly, kindred.

Lighty, commonly, in ordinary Intending, regarding.

K'inged, ruled by. Intendment, intention or dispo- Kinsman, near relative.

Lightness, levity. sition.

Kirtle, part of a woman's dress. Like, to compare,




Likelihood, similitude.


Moching, playing truant, skulk Likeness, specious or seeming

ing about.
Mace, a sceptre.

Mien, countenance.
Liking, condition of body. Mad, wild, inconstant.

Mince, to walk with affected de Limbeck, a vessel used in distil. Made, enriched.

licacy ling.

Magnificent, glorying, boasting. Minding, calling to Limbo, a place supposed to be in 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.


term of contempt. Limed, entangled or caught, as Main-top, top of the mainmast. Minstrelsy, office of minstrel. with bird-lime. Make, to bar, to shut.

Misconceived, miscouceivers. Limit, appointed time. Makest, dost.

Miscreate, ill-begotten, illegitiLimited, appointed, regular, or- Malkin, a scullion, a coarse mate. derly.


Misdoubt, to suspect. Limits, estimates, calculations. Mall, Mrs. alias Mary Frith, or Miser, a miserable creature. Line, genealogy.

Moll Culpurse.

Misery, avarice.
Lined, delineated.
Mallecho, mischief.

Misprised, mistaken.
Link, a torch of pitch.

Mammering, hesitating. Misprising, despising, or underLinstock, the staff to which the Mammets, puppets.

match is fixed when ordnance Mammock, to cut in pieces. Missives, messengers.
is fired.
Man, to tame a hawk.

Mistaken, misrepresented
List, the bound or limit.
Manacle, a handcuff.

Mistempered, angry.
Lither, flexible, yielding. Manage,conduct,administration. Misthink, to think ill.
Litlle, miniature.

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 Lirery, a law phrase belonging Mankind, masculine.

covered. to the feudal tenures.

Marches, the borders, limits, or Mode, the form or state of things. Living, estate, property:


Mollel, image, representative, Living, speaking, manifest, ac- Marchpane, a species of sweet- copy. tual.


Modern, trite, common, meanly Loach, a small fish.

Martial-hand, a careless scrawl pretty.
Lob, looby, a term of contempt. Martlemas, the latter spring. Modesty, moderation.
Lockram, some kind of cheap Match, an appoiatmenty a com- Module, model, pattern.
linen. -


Moe or mowe, to make mouths. Lole-star, the leading or guiding Mate, to confound.

Moiety, a portion. Mated, amated, dismayed. Mollification, pacification, soften. Lodged, 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.

Moody, melancholy. Loon, or lowon, a base fellow. Meazels, lepers.

Moon-calf, an inanimate shapeLop, the branches. Meilal, portrait.

less mass. Lot, a prize. Mellille, to mix with.

Moonish, variable.
Lottery, allotment.

Medicine, a she-physician. Mope, to appear stupid.
Lorer, a mistress.
Meed, reward.

Moral, secret meaning.
Lowon. See Loon.

Meed, merit, desert, excellence. Moresco, Moor or Moorish, or Lowted, treated with contempt. Meet, a match.

morris. Lorots, clowns.

Meiny, people, domestics. Morris-pike, Moorish pike. Lozel, worthless, dishonest. Memories, memorials, remem- Mortal, murderous, fatal. Lubbar. See Libbard.


Mortal-staring, that which stares Lullaby, 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.
Lush, rank, luscious.
Mered, mere.

Motions, indignation. un Lust, inclination, will.

Mermaid, siren.

Motive, assistant or mover, that Lustick, lusty, cheerful, pleasant. Messes, degrees about court. which contributes to motion. Lusty, saucy. Metal, lemper.

Mould, earth. Lururious, lascivious.

Metaphysical, supernatural. Mouse, to mammock, to tear lo Lururiously, wantonly.

Mete-yard, measuring-yard. pieces.
Lucury, lust.
Mewed, confined.

Mouse, a term of endearment, Lym, a species of dog

Micher, a truant, a lurking thief. | Mouse-kunt, a weasel



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More. See Moe.

Observing, religiously attentive. Padelock, 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 siness.

Palabras, words. lower part of the face. Occurrents, incidents.

Pale, to empale, encircle with a Muliters, muleteers.

Oe, a circle.
Mulled, softened and dispirited. Oeiliad, a cast or glance of the Pall, to wrap, to invest.
Multiplied, multitudinous. .eye. See Eyliads.

Palled, vapid.
Multiplying, multiplied.. Oerdied, died too much.

Palmers, holy pilgrims. Multitudinous, full of multitudes. Oer-looked, slighted.

Palmy, victorious. Mummy, the balsamic liquor of. Oer-parted, having too consi- Palter, to juggle, or shufile. Mundane, worldly.

derable a part.

Paper, to write down, or ap Mure, a wall.

O'er-raught, over-reached. point by writing. Murky, dark.

Oer-wrested, wrested beyond the paper, written securities. Murrain, a plague in cattle. truth.

Parcel, reckon upMuse, to admire, to wonder. Of, through,

Parcel-gilt, gilt only on certain Must, a scramble. Offering, the assailant.

parts. Mutine, to rise in mutiny. Office, service,

Parish-top, a large top formerly Mutines, mutineers.

Offices, culinary or servants kept in every village to be apartments.

whipped for exercise. Old, frequent, more than enough. Paritor, an apparitor, an obicer Old age, ages past.

of the bishop's court Napkin, handkerchief. Once, sometime,

Parle, parley. Napless, threadbare.

Oneyers, accountants, bankers. Parlous, perilous. Native, formed by nature. Opal, a precious stone of almost Parlous, keen, shrewd. Nature, natural parent.

all colours.

Part, to depart. Nay-word, a watch-word.or by- Open, publicly.

Partake, to participate. word. Operant, active.

Partaker, accomplice, coolede Neat, finical.

Opinion, obstinacy, conceit, cha- rate. Neb or nib, the mouth.


Parted, shared. Neeld, needle.

Opposite adverse, hostile, adver-Parted, endowed with parts. Neif, 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.
Neut, the eft.
Orchard, a garden.

Pash, to strike with violence
Next, nearest.
Order', measures.

Pashed, bruised, crushed. Nice, silly, tri iling. Ordinance, rank.

Pass, to decide, to assure et Nick, reckoning or count. Orgulous, proud, disdainful.

convey. Nick, to set a mark of folly on. Osprey, a kind of eagle. Pass, to exceed, to go beyond Nighted, made dark as night. Osteni, shew, ostentation.

common bonnds. Night-rule, frolic of the night. Ostentation, shew, appearance. Passed, excelling, past all e Nine men's morris, a game. Overblow, to drive away, to keep pression or bounds. Nobility, distinction, eminence. off.

Passes, what has passed. Nobless, nobleness.

Overture, opening or discovery. Passing, eminent, egregious. Noddy, fool, a game at cards. Ounce, a small tiger, or tiger-cat. Passion, suffering. Noise, music. Ouph, fairy, goblin.

Passionate, a prey to mournful Nonce, on purpose, for the turn. Ousel-cock, the cock blackbird. sensations. Nook-shotten, that which shoots Out, be gone.

Passioning, being in a passioa. Out, full, complete.

Passy-measure, a dance. Northern man, vir borealis, a Outlook, to face down.

Pastry, the room where pasing clown.

Outried, a term at the game of was made, Note,notiče, information, remark. gleek.

Patch, a term of reproach. Novice, a youth.

Outward, not in the secret of Patched, in a parti-coloured caut Novum, some game at dice.


Path, to walk.
Nourish, to nurse.
Owe, to own, possess, govern.

Pathetical, deeply affecting, Nowl, a head.

Ox-lip, the great cowslip. Patient, to make patient, to Nurture, education.

pose. Nuthook, a thief.

Patine, a dish used with dire de P.

lice, in the administration of 0..

the Eucharist. Pack, to bargain with.

Pattern, instance, example. Obligations, bonds.

Pack, combined, an accomplice. Pavin, a dance. Observed, paid respective atten+ Packing, plotting, underhand Paucas, few.

Pay, to beat, to hit.


into capes.

tion to.

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