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Incompt, subject to account.
Lavoltas, a kind of dances,
Leaguer, a camp. lodeat, to siga an indenture.
Leasing, falsehood. lates, something preparatory. Leather-coats, apples. Indifferent, impartial.
Leavened, matured. Indigest, shapeless.
Leeah, a physician. Indie, to convict.
Leer, feature, complexion. Indaction, preface, prelade.
Leet, petty court of justice. Indurance, delay.
Leg, obeisance. Informal, deranged.
Legerity, nimbleness. Infinite, extent or power.
Leges, alleges. lagaged, unengaged.
Leiger, resident. Ingraft, rooted.
Leman, a lover or mistress. Inhabitable, not habitable.
Leno, a pander. laberit, to possess.
Lenten, spare. Inhibit, to forbid, decline.
Let, to hinder. In hus eye, in his presence.
Lethe, death. Inhooped, inclosed.
L'Envoy, end of a poem. lak-hora mate, a book-mate.
Lewd, idle. Iakle, worsted (ape:
Libbard, or Lubbard, a leopard. laitiste, young.
Liberal, licentious in speech. laland, civilized.
Liberty, libertinism. Innocent, a fool,
License, licentiousness, lo place, present.
Liefest, dearest. lasane, that which makes insane, Lieger, an ambassador. Issanie, insanity;
Lifter, a thief. lesonce, to fortify.
Light o'love, a dance tune. lascalped, engraven,
Lightly, commonly. Isseparate, inseparable.
Like, to compare. lastances, motives.
Liking, condition of body Insgit, solicitation.
Likelihood, similitude. lategrity, consistency.
Likeness, speciousness. latend, to pretend.
Limbeck, a vessel used in distilling. Inteading, regarding.
Limbo, a place supposed near bell. Introdment, intention.
Lime, bird lime; to cement. Inteation, eager desire.
Limited, appointed. Intentively, attentively.
Limits, estimates. lateressed, interested.
Lined, delineated. Interzatories, interrogatories.
Linstock, the stat to which the match In that, because.
is fixed when ordnance is tired. Intrenchant, which cannot be cut. List, limit. Latrinse, intricate.
Lilher, flexible. Lawardeess, intimacy.
Little, miniature. Iron, clad in armour.
Livelihood, appearance of life. Irregulous, licentious.
Livery, a law-phrase. Issues, consequences.
Living, estate, property. Iteration, repetition.
Living, speaking, manifest lunation, recitation.
Loach, a small prolitic tish,
Lob, a dullard, a looby.
Lockram, a kind of linen.
Loffe, to laugh.
Loggats, a game.
Long purples, a flower.
a clock, Jannce. jaunt.
Looted, brought close to the wind. Jauncing, jannting.
Loon, a base tellow. day, a wanton.
Looped, full of apertures. Jesses, straps of leather, fastened round Lop, the branches.
Lordling, a little lord. Jest, to play a part in a mask.
Lot, a prize. Jet, to strut.
Lottery, allotment. 2. a ladicrons dialogue in verse.
Love in idleness, a flower. Journal, daily.
Lover, sometimes for mistress. Jorial, belonging to Jove.
Lowt, a clown.
Lowted, treated with contempt.
Lozel, a worthless fellow
Lubbar, a leopard.
Lunes, lunacy. Javedal, a youth.
Lurch, to win, to purloin.
Lure, a decoy for a hawk. Kam. awry.
Lush, rank, luscious. Keech, a lump of tallow.
Lust, inclination, will. Keel to cool
Lustic, lusty, cheerful. Keisar, Casar.
Lusty, saucy. Keroes, light armed soldiers.
Luxurious, lascivious. Key-cold, cold as iron.
Luxury, lust. Kicksy wicksy, term of endearment for
Lym, or Lyme, a bloodhound. a wife. Kindly, natural.
M. Kinged, ruled
Mace, a sceptre. Kirtie, a woman's garment.
Mad, wild, inconstant. krap, to break short.
Magot-pie. a magpie.
Magnifico, & Venetian potcntate.
Magnificent, boastful. Koor, to acknowledge.
Mailed, wrapt in armour. Xnox of, to consider.
Make, to bar, to shut.
Makeless, mateless, widowed. Labras, lips,
Male, a bag. Laced matton, a prostitute.
Malkin, a trull. Lackeying, moving like a lackey.
Mallecho, mischief. Lag, the rabble.
Maltworms, tipplers. Lakin, ladykin, or little lady.
Mammering, stammering. Lances, lance men.
Mammets, pappets. Lands, landing places.
Mammock, to tear. Land-rakers, wanderers on foot.
Man, to tame a hawk; the devil. Large, licentious.
Mandragora, a soporific plant. Laxs-lørn, forsaken by his mistress.
Mandrake, a root. Latch, to lay hold of.
Mankind, a wizard. Latched or Letched, licked over.
Manacle, a handcut. Lated, benighted.
Manner, in the fact. Latten, thin as a lath.
Man-queller, a man killer. Lancb, lance.
Marches, confines. Laand, laws.
Marchpane, a sucetineat. Laundering, wetting.
Martial hand, a careless scrawl.
of the face.
Natnre, natnral parent.
at night and one in the morning.
Parcel-gilt, partially gllt.
in every village, to be whipped for
administering the Eucharist.
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Breve, to prisuse,
Snipe, a poltroon,
Soil, spot, turpitude, reproach.
Solidares, a coin.
Sorel, a deer during his third year.
Sort, to happen, to agree.
Sort and suit, tigure and rank.
Sot, a fool.
Soul-fearing, soul appaling..
Sound, to publish.
Soused gurner, a gudgeon,
Soul, to pull by the ears.
Suwle, to drag down.
Specialty, particular rights.
Sped, the fate decided.
Sperr, to shut up, defend by bars,
Spill, to destroy.
Sprag, apt to learn, alert.
Springbalt, a disease of horses.
Spurs, the greater roots of trees.
Square, to quarrel.
Squarer, a quarreller.
Squash. an immature peascod.
Squiney, to look asquint.
Squire, a rule, or square.
Stage, to place conspicuously,
Stale, a decoy for birds.
Stannyel, a hawk, or stallion.
Star, a sear.
Statue, a portrait.
Stay, a hinderer, a supporter.
Sticklers, arbitrators, judges, part-
sans, umpires. Shark up, to pick up.
Stigmatic, marked with deformity.
Stilly, gladly, lowly.
Stith, an anvil.
Stitbied, forged at the furnace.
Stithy, a smith's shop.
Stoccata, a stab.
Stock, a stocking.
Stone-bow, a cross bow.
Strain, difficulty, doubt.
Stratagem, great or dreadful event.
Striker, a horrower.
Stuck or Stock, a term in fencing.
, baggage, substance or essence. Siege, a stool.
Stuted, suficiency, ample abilities.
Suggest, to tempt.
Sumpter, a horse that carries necessa.
ries on a journey.
Superfluous, over clothed.
Sur-reined, over ridden.
Suspire, to breathe.
Surcease, an end.
la crustry dance.
the folding of the tops of boots. to be nuisy
rushing RIId, sed with offals.
Secarson, the name of a beal. Srl, cursed coal, worshipping.
Swart, dark brown.
Swath, grass cut at one stroke.
Sweeting, an apple.
Swinge-bucklers, riotous fellows.
Table, the palm of the band.
Table, a picture.
Tabourine, a small drum.
Take, to strike with discase, to blast.
bell, the bill announcing the preach of the host. Sento de34, rave appearance. CP SR, to smk down. Sak, a beliet
S. Domingo. bids colour.
dies, lesk vious. Deze, slan.
Take-up, to contradic
Qatarbed, beardless, unshaven. Wannion, vengeance.
Ward, posture of deference.
Warden, a pear.
Unbonetted, without dignities. Wasselscandle.candleased at festivals
Wassels, rustic revelry.
Watch, a watch-light
Wax, to grow.
Wasen, soft. yielding
Wanton, a feeble or effeminate man astrology,
Unconfirmed, unpractised in wordly Wappened, decayed, diseased. Tawdry, necklaces worn by country craft.
Warder, a sentinel. girls. Uncurrent, irregular.
Warp,to change from the natural state
Ween, to imagine.
Undertaker, the defender of another's Weigh, to value or esteem. Temperance, temperature.
Welkin-eye, blue eye.
Well-a near! lack-a-day!
Well liking, plump. Tested, attested, brought to the test. Ungenitured, without gemials.
Wend, to go. Testerned, gratified with a tester, or Unhaired, youthful.
Westward hoe, the name of a play sixpence. Unhappy, unlucky, mischievous.
acted in Shakspeare's time. Tetchy, touchy, peevish.
Unhouscd, free from domestic cares. Wether, used for a rain. Tether, a string by which any animal is Unhouselled, without baving the sacra
Wear, the fashion. fastened.
with protuberances, Tharborough, a constable. Union, a species of pearl.
Whiffler, au officer in processions. Thick, pleached, thickly interwoven. Unmanued, a terın in fauconry.
Whiles, until Thill, the shalts of a cart. l'nmastered, licentious.
Whip, the crack, the best.
Whipstock, the carter's whip.
Whirring, hurrymg. Three-man-beetle, an implement for U nyvalitied, unmanned,
Whist, being silent. driving piles.
L'nquestionable, averse to conversation. White, the white mark in the target. Three pile, rich velvet. Unready, undrest.
White death, the green sickness. Thrift, prosperity, economy. Unrespective, inconsiderate.
Whiting-time, bleaching time. Thrum, the extremity of a weaver's Unrough, beardless.
Whitsters, liden bleachery. warp.
Unsisting, unresisting, unseeling. Whittle, a pocket knife. Tbrummed, made of coarse woollen. Insmirched, undefiled.
Whooping, measure and reckoning.
Wide, remote from.
Wimple, a hood or veil.
Winchester goose, a strumpet. Timeless, untimely. Untrimmed, undrest.
Winking gates, gates bastiny closed Tire, to fasten. Upspring, a dance.
from fear of danger. Tire, to be idly employed on.
Winnowed, examined. Tired, adorned.
Winter - ground, to protect against Tire-valiant, a head-dress.
Vail, to bow, to sink, to condescend to winter. Tirra-lirra, the song of the lark.
Wis, to know.
Wise woman, a witch, a fortune-teller.
Wish, to recommend.
Wit, to know.
Witch, to bewitch.
Withy, judicious, cunning.
Vantage, opportunity, advantage. Wits, senses.
Wittol, knowing, conscious of.
Wittol, a conteuted cuckold
Woe, to be sorry.
Woman tired, henpecked.
Wondered, able to perform wonders
Wood, crazy, frantic
Wooden thing, awkward business,
World to sce, wonderful.
Woociman, an attendant on the foresier.
Woolward, wearing wool.
Worm, a serpent.
Worship, dignity. the Zodiac. Very, immediate.
Wreak, to revenge; resentment, Trip, to defeat.
Via, a cant phrase of exultation. Wrest, an instrument for taning te Triple, one of three. Vice, the fool of the old moralities.
Wrested, obtained by force.
Wretch, a term of foudness.
Writ, writing. Troll, to sing trippingly.
Villain, a worthless fellow, a servant. Write, to pronounce confidently.
Wry, to deviate
Wrung, pressed, strained.
Yare, nimble, handy. Tucket, or tucket sonnuance, a flou- Vulgar, common.
Yarely, Limhly, adroitly. rish on a trumpet. Vulgarly, commonly.
Yearn, to griere or vex. Turre, to whisper.
Yeild, to inform of
W. Turlygood, or Turlupin, a gipsy.
Yellowness, jealousy. Twangling jack, a scurvy musician. Waft, to beckon.
Yeoman, a bailiff's follower.
Yerk, to kick
Yesty, foaming, frothy.
Waist, that part of a ship between the Young, early
Zany, a buffoon.
Zealous, pious. Unaneled, without extreme unction Wanned, pale.
Zed, a term of contempt. Unavoided, unavoidable
The Tempest and The Midsummer Night's drawn from it, that Shakpeare's story is someDream are the noblest efforts of that sublime where to be found in an Italian novel, at least and amazing imagination peculiar to Shakspeare, that the story preceded Shakspeare. Mr. Colwhich soars above the bounds of nature, without lins had searched this subject with no less fideBorsaking sense ; or, more properly, carries na- lity than judgment and industry; but his metare along with him beyond her established mory failing in his last calamitous indisposition, limits Fletcher seeins particularly to have ad- he probably gave me the name of one novel for mired these two plays, and bath wrote two in another. I remember he added a circumstance Imitation of them, The Sea Voyage, and The which may lead to a discovery,—that the prinFaithful Shepherdess. But when he presumes cipal character of the romance, answering to to break a lance with Shakspeare, and write in Shakspeare's Prospero, was a chemical necroemulation of him, as he does in The False One, mancer, who had bound a spirit like Ariel to which is the rival of Antony and Cleopatra, he obey his call, and perform his services. Taken is not so successful. After him, Sir John Suck- at large, the magical part of The Tempest is ling and Milton catched the brightest fire of founded on that sort of philosophy which was their imagination from these two plays; which practised by John Dee and his associates, and shines fantastically indeed in The Goblins, but has been called the Rosicrucian. The name noch more nobly and serenely in The Mask at Ariel came from the Talmudistick mysteries Indlow Castle. WARBURTON.
with which the learned Jews had infected this No one has hitherto been lucky enough to science. T. WARTON. liscover the romance on which Shakspeare may It was one of our author's last works. In be supposed to have founded this play, the beau- 1598, he played a part in the original Every ties of which could not secure it from the cri- Man in his Humour. Two of the characters keisin of Ben Jonson, whose malignity appears are Prospero and Stephano. Here Ben Jonson o have been more than equal to his wit. In taught him the pronunciation of the latter word, he induction to Bartholomew Fair, he says : wbich is always right in The Tempest : "If there be never a servant monster in the "Is not this Stephano, my drunken butler ?" air, who can help it, be says, nor a nest of an
And always wrong in his earlier play, The Merliques? He is loth to make nature afraid in
chant of Venice, which had been on the stage bis plays, like those that beget Tales, Tempests,
at least two or three years before its publication lod such like drolleries.” STEEVENS.
in 1600 : I was informed by the late Mr. Collins of Chichester, that Shakpeare's Tempest, for which
“My friend Stephano, signify, I pray yon,” &c. 10 origin is yet assigned, was formed on a ro- -So little did Mr. Capeil know of his author, nance called Aurelio and Isabella, printed in when he idly supposed his school literature talian, Spanish, French, and English, in 1588, might perhaps have been lost by the dissipalat though this information has not proved true tion of youth, or the busy scene of public life a examination, an useful conclusion may be FARMER.