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1. affō̆rcen v.

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(a) To force or constrain (sth.), compel (sb. to do sth.); (b) to violate (a woman).

2. allīen v.

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To form an alliance, join, associate: (a) to ally (oneself with, to sb.), join as an ally, form an alliance; get together, join; -- refl. or intr.; (b) ben allied, be allied or associated; associated…

3. armen v.

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(a) To equip oneself with weapons and armor, to arm oneself; don armen, leten armen, to cause (sb.) to arm himself, to have (oneself) armed; (b) refl. to put on one's battle gear, arm oneself; to…

4. aunǧel n.

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One of the celestial servants of God, an angel.

5. avence n.

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(a) A plant of the genus Geum; prob., the wood avens Geum urbanum; (b) med.; (c) cook.

6. barri adj.

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(a) Cook. Decorated with strips of metal foil; (b) Her. divided equally by horizontal stripes of two alternating colors; also as noun: blazon so constituted.

7. bāsten v.(2)

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To permeate (sth.) with liquid, perfuse: (a) cook. to soak (bread); to baste (a fowl); (b) med. to apply a moist compress to (a wound); (c) in tanning leather: to soak (a hide) in a solution of alum…

8. blaunchen v.

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To make white; whitewash (a building), blaunchen whit.

9. blaunk adj.

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(a) White; -- frequent in surnames; (b) blaunk almaundes, blanched almonds; blaunk alum [see alum]; blaunk fever [see fever]; blaunk plum, q.v.; blaunk poudre, ?finely powdered white sugar and ginger…

10. broilen v.(1)

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(a) To burn (sth.), burn up; singe, scorch; (b) cook. to broil (sth.), grill.

11. brǒuet n.

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(a) Cook. A broth or sauce for meats, fish, etc.; in brouet, served in such a broth or sauce; (b) a stew or fricassee; (c) a stew with strips of bread soaked in wine [cp. broues].

12. burnen v.

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To polish (metal, armor, weapons), burnish; burned, polished, shining, radiant.

13. calle n.

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(a) A net for the hair, a kind of headdress; (b) comeli under calle, beautiful in one's headdress; uncomeli under calle; maken (sb.) a houve aboven a calle, to make a fool of (sb.); (c) ?a hood, ?a…

14. camelīn adj.

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Cook. A kind of sauce.

15. charǧeaunt adj.

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Burdensome, troublesome; oppressive (taxes); exacting (task); pressing (need).

16. charǧen v.

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(a) To load (a ship, a vehicle, a pack animal with, of sth.); stock (a ship with provisions); (b) to load (goods, etc., as on a vehicle).

17. choppen v.(1)

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(a) To strike (sb.) with a sharp weapon, slash; choppen of cut off with a blow; (b) to hack or strike (at, to sb.); cut (through sth.); (c) to hit (at sth.); choppen adoun, fig. strike (sb.) down.

18. cofī̆n n.

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A basket; a hamper.

19. comade, comadore n.

Additional spellings: comadore
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Cook. A delicacy of one kind or another; a filling for a pie, etc. [see quots.].

20. cǒuche n.

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(a) Couch, bed; in couche, in bed; (b) a small portable bed, pallet; small mattress; (c) a bed of litter for an animal; a resting place for cattle; (d) a thing on which something else rests, rest…

21. cǒurs n.

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Running (of man or beast); a run; riden a cours, make a run.

22. dēfaut(e n.

Additional spellings: defaute
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(a) Lack, insufficiency, absence; short weight [quot.: a1400]; at defaut, incomplete (as to antlers), lacking; for defaut, for lack of something; in your defaut, in your absence, because of your…

23. dorrẹ̄, dōrī adj. & n.

Additional spellings: dori
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(a) Golden or reddish-yellow; (b) cook. glazed with a yellow substance; pome(s dorre, sopes dorre.

24. dǒuce adj. & n.

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(a) Dear, beloved; douce amour, sweetheart; (b) douce Fraunce, beloved France; (c) douce vie, luxurious life; (d) as noun: paramour; foul douce, filthy harlot; (e) in surnames.

25. dǒucen v.

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Cook. To sweeten (sth.).

26. dressen v.

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(a) To place (sth.), lay, put, set; seat (sb.); dressen up heved, raise (one's) head; (b) fig. to put (sb. in doubt or danger); (c) refl. to place oneself, take up a position; of juice: appear or be…

27. dubben v.

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(a) To create (a knight); confer knighthood on (sb.); give the accolade to (sb.); also, beat (sb.) [1st quot.]; neudubbed, of a knight: newly created; (b) dubben (to) knight, to make (sb.) a knight…

28. embainen v.

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Cook. To baste (meat), soak (bread), or steep (vegetables) with or in a liquid to improve the flavor.

29. enarmen v.

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To equip (someone) with armor or weapons; to arm.

30. endōren v.

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Cook. To cover or coat (a roast or other dish) with a glaze (usually made from the yolks of eggs).

31. enfarcen v.

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Cook. To stuff (a pig or fowl before roasting).

32. enfō̆rcen v.

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To exert force, to press: (a) to constrain, compel, or cause (someone to do something), to impose or cause (continence); (b) to drive or force (someone somewhere), to cause (an arrow to fly); (c) to…

33. entraille(s n.

Additional spellings: entrailles
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The organs enclosed in the trunk of man or animals, the viscera; also, the viscera excluding one or another of the inner organs;-- (a) coll. sg.; (b) pl.

34. fā̆rs(e n.

Additional spellings: fars
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Cook. Seasoned stuffing.

35. fā̆rsen v.

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Cook. (a) To stuff (game, fowl, hollowed loaves, etc.) with seasoned stuffing; ppl. farsed as adj., stuffed; (b) = forcen 5: to add spices, etc., to (a dish) for seasoning or embellishment.

36. farsūre n.

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Cook. A mixture of meat or eggs, spices, etc., used either as stuffing, as seasoning or embellishment for other dishes, or as a dish by itself.

37. filet n.

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A ribbon or band of cloth worn around the head as an ornament or to keep the hair in place; a headband, chaplet; also, a frontal band worn as a badge of maidenhood.

38. florishen v.

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(a) To put forth flowers or leaves or shoots, to bear flowers, to bloom, to burgeon; (b) ppl. florished, florishing, full of blossoms or shoots, adorned with flowers or leaves, in bloom, blossoming…

39. foil n.

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(a) A leaf (of a plant); (b) a leaf or folio of a book.

40. fō̆rce n.

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(a) Physical strength; force of hond; (b) spiritual strength, courage, the cardinal virtue of fortitude.

41. fō̆rcẹ̄ ppl.

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Cook. With ground meat added; gruel force.

42. fō̆rcen v.(1)

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To exert force: (a) to press upon (an adversary), make war upon (a people); (b) to compel or constrain (someone to do something); (c) to violate (a woman), to rape; (d) ppl. forced as adj.: coercive…

43. fō̆rt adj.

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(a) Strong, powerful; (b) in proper names: Sampsoun (the) fort, Sampson the strong, etc.

44. fǒunden v.(3)

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(a) Cook. To mix or mingle (ingredients); (b) to cast (sth.) in molten metal within a form; (c) founding pot, a mixing pot, ?a melting pot.

45. froid adj.

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Cook. Cold.

46. galingāle n.

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The roots of various plants of the genera Alpinia (esp. A. galanga or A. officinarum), Kæmpferia (esp. K. galanga), Aristolochia (esp. A. rotunda), and Cyperus (esp. C. longus); also, any of these…

47. gaunselī n.

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Cook. A garlic sauce often used with fowl.

48. ǧelẹ̄ n.

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(a) Cook. A spiced jelly made from broth of meat or fish; a dish consisting of chopped meat or fish in such a jelly; gele cloth, a cloth for straining the broth to make a jelly; (b) med. a medicinal…

49. ǧelīne n.

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Cook. Hen, chicken.

50. herbelāde n.

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(a) Cook. A dish consisting of broth, eggs, herbs, etc., baked in a pastry shell; (b) ?a medicinal herb.

51. hoche-pot n.

Additional spellings: hochepot
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(a) Law The blending together of property belonging to different persons for equal division; (b) cook. a kind of stew; esp. one made with goose, herbs, spices, wine, and other ingredients; gos (ges)

52. ipanced ppl.

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Cook. Smoothed (with a powder).

53. lā̆rd n.

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Cook. (a) Fat pork cured in brine or by smoking; salt pork, bacon; lard of pork; (b) salt pork or bacon cut in small pieces for larding a roast; (c) a slice of the cured fat flesh of deer or bear.

54. lā̆rden v.

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(a) Cook. To prepare (meat, fowl, etc.) for roasting by the insertion of pieces of salt pork, bacon, condiments, etc., in the outer surface; (b) to smear (a surface) with grease.

55. lardon n.

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Cook. A piece of salt pork or bacon inserted in the substance of other meats before roasting; lardon of swin.

56. lē̆che n.(2)

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Cook. (a) A strip, slice; (b) any of a number of jellylike dishes prepared from various ingredients and usually cut into strips or slices; (c) in names of specific dishes; (d) as adj.

57. leien v.(3)

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(a) Cook. To bind (ingredients) together; soak (bread); leien up, thicken (a mixture); (b) to mix (liquids).

58. līen v.(3)

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Cook. (a) To thicken (a soup, etc.) by mixing; mix (an ingredient with another); blend (ingredients together); (b) to bind (ground meat, etc., with eggs, sauce, etc.), coat (a solid ingredient with…

59. līǒur(e n.

Additional spellings: lioure
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Cloth in narrow strips used for binding the edges of cloth, garments, hangings, etc.; tape.

60. lorei n.

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Cook. Any of several dishes similar to a puree or gelatin; leche lorei [see leche n. (2) (c)].

61. losenǧe n.

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(a) A rhombus or diamond-shaped object or pattern, frequently used as an ornamental motif; (b) her. a lozenge [some quots. in (a) may belong here]; (c) cook. a diamond-shaped cake or wafer; a dish…

62. lǒv-āche n.

Additional spellings: lovache
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(a) Lovage (Levisticum officinale), a garden plant used in med. & cook.; ?also, one of a number of similar plants; (b) herbe lov-ache, some part of lovage used in cooking; jus of lov-ache, juice of…

63. malachis n. plural

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Cook. Some kind of dishes.

64. manǧe moleine n.

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Cook. A dish of almonds, chicken, and rice.

65. milates n.

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Cook. A dish resembling a pasty.

66. mortreues n.

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Cook. (a) A dish of thick consistency made with pounded and boiled chicken, pork, or fish; -- also jocularly used in burlesque cookery; (b) in the names of specific dishes; (c) in glossaries glossing…

67. mǒsī n.

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Cook. A dish prepared with wine and spices; chiken in mosi.

68. murrei n.(2)

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Cook. (a) A dish flavored or colored with mulberries; (b) ?any of several dishes colored with saffron or sanders.

69. musclade n.

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Cook. A dish containing mussels.

70. noir adj.

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Cook. sauce noir, a dark sauce for fowl.

71. pain n.

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(a) Bread; (b) cook. in the names of a number of dishes containing bread, or of a breadlike consistency; pain fondew (parde, ragoun, reguson); pain puf, a kind of pie with a soft crust; (c) in…

72. pellican(e n.

Additional spellings: pellicane
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(a) One of the Eurasian pelicans (Pelecanus onocrotalus or Pelecanus crispus); also, a porphyrio (?Porphyrio cærulens); as a symbol of Christ [quot.: Symb.Pass.]; (b) in representations as a heraldic…

73. pelot(e n.

Additional spellings: pelote
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(a) A spherical or circular object; a gob, lump, or piece; (b) a pellet or cannon ball of various sizes, made of metal or stone, used as a missile to be discharged from a catapult, cannon, crossbow…

74. perdoilise n.

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Cook. A kind of sauce.

75. plā̆t(e n.

Additional spellings: plate
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(a) A flat piece of metal or other substance; esp. a sheet of metal, a metal plate or disk; (b) plat of bras (coper, gold, iren, led, silver); plat of lether (ston, tre); iren plat, an iron plate…

76. plaunten v.

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(a) To plant or set (a tree, an herb, a vine, etc.); also fig.; also, transplant (a tree, etc.); plaunten over; plaunted thing, a plant; (b) to plant (a vineyard, a garden); (c) to plant or sow a…

77. pōchẹ̄ n.

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Cook. (a) Poached eggs or poached eggs with a sauce; eiren in poche, poche to potage, poached eggs with a sauce; (b) a poached egg.

78. pǒding n.

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(a) Cook. A kind of sausage; the neck of an animal filled with stuffing; a filling or stuffing; also, tripe; ?also, haggis; also fig.; (b) poding ale, a kind of cheap ale; poding iren, an implement…

79. pointen v.(1)

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(a) To cause injury by stabbing; fig. stab (sb.) verbally; (b) to make pauses in reading a text; read (sth.) with pauses; (c) cook. to sharpen the taste of (sth.) by adding vinegar; (d) to fill the…

80. prī̆me-rōse n.

Additional spellings: primerose
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(a) The common primrose Primula vulgaris; --often used in medicinal recipes; (b) used fig.; (c) cook. the name of a dish having the flower of the primrose as principal ingredient; (d) as surname.

81. quishin n.

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(a) A cushion, bolster, or pillow; a cushion for the arm or for sitting or kneeling on; also, a hassock or footstool; (b) quishin(es cloth, a case or cover for a cushion.

82. rafioles n. plural

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Cook. Meatballs made of pork or pork liver, baked in a crust.

83. rainolles n. plural

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Cook. Balls or cakes made from pork, spices, etc., encased in dough.

84. rīs n.(2)

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(a) The edible seed or grain of the grass Oriza sativa, rice; (b) ris flour, flour (of) ris, rice flour; ris mele, mele of ris, rice meal; poudre of ris, powdered rice; (c) cook. a dish made of rice…

85. risheu n.

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(a) Cook. A dish consisting of minced fruits, sugar, and spices, rolled into balls and fried in oil; also, a dish of minced meat or marrow mixed with egg, spices, etc., rolled into balls and fried…

86. rō̆che n.(2)

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(a) A large rock formation; a cliff, rocky height, crag; a rocky area; also fig.; roche wal; (b) a rock in the sea or a river; a reef, rocky island; also, a cliff by the sea; (c) a cave, tunnel, or…

87. rō̆sẹ̄ n.(2)

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(a) Cook. A dish prepared with rose petals or flowers; also, a rose-colored dish but without roses; (b) a kind of red wine.

88. sak n.

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(a) A sack, bag; also fig.; sak and ston, completely; (b) a sack for grain or flour; (c) a sack for money or valuables; also, a purse; (d) cook. a sack or bag used in kneading dough; pl. a culinary…

89. salomene n.

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Cook. A fish dish; also, a sauce for chicken, meat, etc.; brouet salomene.

90. sā̆mǒun n.

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(a) The North Atlantic salmon (Salmo salar); also fig.; (b) samoun beli, ?the underside of a salmon; samoun lep, a fall in a river up which salmon leap; samoun pipe, a kind of large cask; samoun trout

91. san-dragǒun n.

Additional spellings: sandragoun
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(a) The red juice or resin of the dragon tree (Dracaena draco); (b) cook. a sweetened pottage named for the color produced by adding this red juice.

92. sauce n.

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(a) A condiment for meat, fish, fowl, etc., a sauce; also, a pickling liquid, brine; (b) fig. of (a); (c) a curative or preventive preparation; a medicinal sauce; (d) cook. in combs.: sauce blaunk

93. saunc n.

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Cook. In phrase: saunc sarasin, Saracen blood, a sauce containing crushed almonds and colored red.

94. sclīce n.

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(a) Med. A spatula for stirring and mixing compounds; also, a probe; (b) a flat cutting instrument; a forceps; (c) cook. a spatula or other flat utensil for turning bacon, etc. in a pan; also, a…

95. sclūse n.

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(a) A dam with a water gate or escapement for impounding or controlling the flow of water; also, a water gate; also fig.; (b) ?a stretch of water impounded by a dam or dike; -- used fig.; (c) cook. ?a…

96. sengle adj.

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(a) Consisting of one unit, single, individual; sengle bond, ?a single mount around the edge of a maser [cp. maser n.2.(b)]; bi sengle daies (yeres), day by day (year after year); castel sengle, a…

97. sirup n.

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(a) Med. A thick viscous liquid, usu. made from herbs boiled with sugar; also fig.; (b) sirup acetous, a decoction of honey or sugar with vinegar; sirup egre, bitter (egre, sour) sirup, any…

98. sōbre adj.

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(a) Moderate in one's desires or actions, temperate, restrained; also, of spiritual love: characterized by moderation; (b) moderate in regard to food and drink; of life, living: characterized by…

99. sop(pe n.(1)

Additional spellings: soppe
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(a) A piece of bread dipped or soaked in wine, water, milk, or some other liquid; pl. sops; also, cook. a dish containing pieces of toasted bread on which a broth or syrup is poured; soppes dorre(s)

100. sotiltẹ̄ n.

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(a) Sagacity, perspicacity, prudence; cleverness, shrewdness; keenness of wit or understanding; (b) an act or instance of cleverness; (c) skill, ingenuity.