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Definition of the noun Abaisance

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noun

  1. [obsolete, rare] Obeisance.

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

ABAISANCE, n. /. [from the Fr. abaise, to depress, to bring down,] an act of reverence, a bow. Obeysance is considered by Skinner as a corruption of Abaisance, but is now universally used. To ABAISE, to humble one's self. ABAISEMENT ...

Google previewThe New American Encyclopedic Dictionary (1906)

An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford

abaisance the keel, and th - - - lirected. e point to which the stern is "Sometimes contracted into aft, as in the...

Google previewAmerican encyclopedic dictionary (1897)

by Robert Hunter, John Alfred Williams, Sidney John Hervon Herrtage

abaisance 17 abastardize % Wedgwood considers that signification No. 7 is tho primary one. *a-ban'-d6n, 0. [Abandon, v. t.] 1. A relinquishment. "These heavy exactions occasioned an abandon of oil wares but what ore of the richer sort.

Google previewThe new encyclopædia; or, Universal dictionary ofarts and sciences (1807)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

ABAISANCE, n.s. [from the Fr. abaiser, to depress, to bring down,] an act of reverence, a bow. Obeysance is considered by Skinner as a corruption of Abaisance, but is now universally used. To ABAISE, to humble one's self. ABAISEMENT ...

Google previewWalker's Pronouncing Dictionary (1857)

In which the Accentuation, Orthography, and Pronunciation of the English Language are Distinctly Shown by John Walker, P. Austin Nuttall

from the forepart of the ship, towards the stern Abaisance, E-ba_'-sens, s. obeisance [perty Abalienate, ab-a'-li -en-et, v. a. to change proAbandon, 5.-biin'-don, v. a. to desert Abandoned, ...

Google previewThe Union Dictionary, containing all that is truly useful in the dictionaries of Johnson, Sheridan, and Walker, etc (1822)

by Thomas BROWNE (LL.D.)

Abaisance, â-bâ'since. s. obedience; а bow. Abalienatc, âb-âle'yên-âte.l v. a. to transfer. Abandon, â-Lân'dñn. v. a. to give up. Блуд. -To desert. зим—то forsake. Spen. Abandoned, â~hân'důnd. part. a. 'ven up. gmk-Forsaken ç corrupted in t e ...

Google previewThe rhymers' lexicon

by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury

debasement defacement displacement ' effacement enlacement erasement interlacemcnt misplacement retracement ` self-abasement abaisance adj acence complacence interjacence obeisance adjacent complacent interjacent jacent ...

Google previewA general Pronouncing and Explanatory Dictionary of the English language (1812)

for the use of schools, foreigners, etc. on the plan of Sheridan by Stephen Jones, Thomas Sheridan

Abaisance, A-Ua-Silns, s. A congee j a bowing of the body. Abalienate, ab-al-y£n -ate,u.a. Ta make over one's own property to another. Abalienation, ib-al-ye-na' shun, s. The act of transferring oné man's property to another. Abandon ...

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Scrabble value of A1B3A1I1S1A1N1C3E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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