Proposal to be accepted or rejected; that which is proposed; price bid; attempt, endeavour, essay. ... the informer holds; in the phrase parts official to nutrition, the meaning is, parts which by virtue of their office promote nutrition:as. ... A place of business, generally where only writers or clerks are employed, and so, in practice, - Apuished from a shop. ... hence, decayed: begun long ago; hence, begun simply, or existing from its beginning or birth, as, An infant a month old: Of old, long ago.
|Title||:||Walker Remodelled. A New Critical Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language|
|Author||:||Benjamin Humphrey Smart|