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1. acheken v.

6 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) To choke, strangle, or suffocate (sb.); (b) to obstruct (sth.).

2. afọ̄n v.

65 quotations in 3 senses
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(a) To receive (a gift, reward, etc.); also, accept; (b) to inherit (a kingdom), take possession of (land, an office, an abbey, etc.); (c) to receive (punishment, penance, etc.); suffer (a blow, a…

3. ānydan ūt v. phrase

2 quotations in 1 sense
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Expel.

4. arecchen v.

8 quotations in 1 sense
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To tell the meaning of (a dream, a text), interpret; describe (an appearance); exemplify or illustrate (a statement).

5. awẹ̄lden v.

30 quotations in 2 senses
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(a) To control, rule, govern, command; rule (a country); command (an army); have control of (one's body, desire, etc.), guide (one's) actions; wield (a weapon), manage (a horse); (b) to conquer…

6. awīlden, -ien v.

Additional spellings: awildien
6 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) To become wild or unruly; (b) to dazzle (the eyes), make (sb.) dizzy.

7. awīten v.(3)

4 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) To blame or accuse (sb.); (b) to punish (an offense).

8. awurien v.

4 quotations in 1 sense
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To strangle, kill by strangling.

9. bẹ̄den v.

185 quotations in 7 senses
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(a) To offer (sth.), offer (to do sth.); also, to give, to promise; refl. to give oneself; (b) to offer (money for sth.), bargain for; (c) to offer (sacrifice), make (an offering); (d) to offer (one's…

10. bẹ̄n v.

1164 quotations in 17 senses
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(a) To be, exist, live; there is (was, were, etc.); that was, who formerly lived, now dead; if his liking be, if it be his will; if (sth.) ne were, if (sth.) had not been, if it were not for (sth.)…

11. bē̆nden v.(2)

10 quotations in 1 sense
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(a) To wrap or tie (sth.); blindfold; set (jewels); (b) to provide (sth.) with stripes or borders, adorn or border (with sth.); (c) her. to provide (a shield) with a diagonal stripe; ppl. bended

12. bēten v.(1)

240 quotations in 12 senses
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(a) To flog (sb.), beat, whip; (b) to punish (sb.).

13. bẹ̄ten v.(2)

87 quotations in 3 senses
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(a) To mend (sth.), repair; beten nettes, repair fishing nets; (b) to remedy (an evil condition); comfort (sorrow), cure (disease or bodily disorder), relieve (hunger, thirst, need), mitigate…

14. bidden v.

305 quotations in 17 senses
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To ask, beg, or plead for (sth.); bidden bone, make a plea or request; bidden mildse, merci, beg for mercy; bidden grith, sue for peace; bidden leve, beg leave, ask for permission; bidden mede, tax

15. bihōlden v.

Additional spellings: beholden
240 quotations in 10 senses
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(a) To fix or keep one's eyes (on sth.), look (at), gaze (upon); (b) to look (in a certain direction), biholden after, look for or after (sth.); (c) to take a look; look, look on, look around.

16. bihōten v.

Additional spellings: behoten
199 quotations in 6 senses
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To promise (sth.); promise (to do sth.); -- (a) with obj.; (b) with clause; (c) with inf. phrase.

17. bihọ̄ven v.

Additional spellings: behoven
161 quotations in 5 senses
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Of things: to be needed, required, requisite, or necessary; -- (a) alone or with inf. phrase; (b) with personal obj. (dat.) or to phrase; hem bihoveth water, they need water; lothe childe bihoveth

18. bihowen v.

Additional spellings: behowen
1 quotation in 1 sense
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To view or inspect (sth.); ?take an interest in (sth.).

19. biknouen v.

Additional spellings: beknouen
67 quotations in 4 senses
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(a) To know or realize (sth.), be aware of; (b) to recognize (sb.); biknoue(n, known, acquainted.

20. bilīven v.

13 quotations in 2 senses
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(a) To remain (in a place, with sb.); stay, stay behind; -- also refl. [quot.Orm.]; (b) to remain (in a certain state), persist; biliven o life, remain alive, survive.