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Definition of the verb Affamish

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  1. [obsolete] To cause (somebody) to die of hunger; to starve.

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Google previewDictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English (1880)

Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Nineteenth Century which are No Longer in Use, Or are Not Used in the Same Sense and Words which are Now Used Only in the Provincial Dialects

Affamish, v.

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

- amish, Amish, famish, rammish; affamish, enf amish. -amlet, camlet, hamlet, Hamlet, ...

Google previewA glossary and etymological dictionary of obsolete and uncommon words (1834)

by William Toone

Affamish (F. affamer), to starve for want ...

Google previewPhreno-mnemotechnic Dictionary (1844)

Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language : Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific, and Technical Homophonic Words, to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud

— Famish, fumage, furnish, affamish. * 837 — Vomic, vomica. * 839— Vamp. * 840 — Furious, fierce, furzy, aversea, furz, force, oversee, frouzy, frix, Pharisee, phrase, farsay, freeze, virus, euphrasy, oversway, frieze, overwise, verse, ...

Google previewA Complete Pronouncing Dictionary of the English and Bohemian Languages (1892)

For General Use by Karel Jonáš

affamish, efâm'is, vyliladovëti: -ment, vyhladovëni. affect, âfekt', dojímati, pusobiti, ...

Google previewThe Modern World Dictionary of the English Language ... (1896)

To which is Added a Compendium of Historical, Biographical, Geographical, Scientific, Religious, and Sociological Names, and a Complete Summary of Human Achievement in the Nineteenth & Twentieth Centuries ...

[AFFAMISH.] (See example under ...

Google previewAmerican encyclopedic dictionary (1897)

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

& a, [Affamish.] (See examplo under tho verb.) *af fam -lah-Ing. pr. par. & «. [Affamish.] As substantive : The ...

Google previewA New Universal Etymological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1847)

Embracing All the Terms Used in Art, Science and Literature by John Craig (F.G.S. of Glasgow.)

AFFAMISH, af-fam'ish, v.a. (affamer, Fr.) To starve.

Google previewA New Universal Etymological, Technological and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1849)

Embracing All Terms Used in Art, Science, and Literature by John Craig (lexicographer.)

Affamish, af-fam'ish, v.a.(affamer, Fr.) To starve. Mr love afamished heart. — Spenser. The affanishing of others. — Bp. HaU. Affamisftment, af-fam'ish-ment, ». Starvation. Affear, af-feer", r. a. (afaran, Sax.) To frighten. —Obsolete. Does greatly ...

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Affamish Meaning

Video shows what affamish means. To cause (somebody) to die of hunger, to starve.. Affamish Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to ...

Scrabble value of A1F4F4A1M3I1S1H4

The value of this 8-letter word is 19 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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