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Definition of the verb Alarums
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- [archaic] [rare] [third-person singular of, alarum]
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by John Ogilvie
Alarums is a British perennial plant, growing in ...
A Complete Encyclopedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific, and Technological by John Ogilvie
alarums is a British perennial plant, growing in boggy and fenny places. The leaves «re keeled, ending in asharp point, with prick!) sfTratures. TwlgBome (twig'sum), o. Abounding in or full ...
by Elizabeth Webber, Mike Feinsilber
albatross alarums and excursions \o-Mai -om/. -lar- . . . ik-'skar-zhanzX Stage directions in Elizabethan drama for the noises offstage that simulate the sound of battle, such as trumpets and the clash of arms, and the movement of soldiers ...
by Robert Blumenfeld
alarums and excursions Hist. Military action: an Elizabethan stage direction. Alarums: the offstage sounds of trumpet fanfares, drums, and shouts calling to arms. Excursions: the choreographed movements of soldiers. aleatory technique ...
by Joseph T Shipley,
Alarums and excursions.
by Peter Auger
Now are our brows bound with victorious wreaths, Our bruised arms hung up for monuments, Our stern alarums chang'd to merry meetings, Our dreadful marches to delightful measures [....] (ll. 1—8) solipsistic (Latin, 'lone self') Based on the ...
by Adrian Room
However, the spelling alarum is still occasionally found in the set expression alarums and excursions, used of a local disturbance or conflict. This was originally a stage direction in Elizabethan plays for ALLOT 9 'noises off to indicate a skirmish ...
by Neil Butterworth
Alarums (1962); Concertino for trumpet and band (1963); Liturgical ...
A dictionary of quotations from the British poets, by the author of The peerage and baronetage charts, &c (1824)
by British poets
Now are our brows bound with victorious wreaths ; Our bruised arms hung up for monuments ; Our stern alarums chang'd to ...
by Philip D. Morehead
upheaval, frenzy, alarums and excursions; rut, orgasm (see SEX). Informal, tizzy, lather. 3,EXCITABILITY, turbulence ...
by Elizabeth Knowles
alarums and excursions confused noise and bustle; from a stage direction occurring in slightly varying forms in a number of Shakespeare's history plays, as 3 Henry VI and Richard III. St Alban (3rd century), the first British Christian martyr, a.
The Popular Encyclopedia (1862)
Or, Conversations Lexicon
sound the alarums, and the simple machine which it employed for this purpose is shown in fig. 10, Plate CXXXI. (see Electricity, in Supplement.) In 1851 a magnetic telegraph company was formed, the distinguishing feature of which was that ...
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Alarums and excursions Meaning
Video shows what alarums and excursions means. All the sounds and activities of preparations for war. in general, any frantic activity.. Alarums and excursions ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1A1R1U1M3S1
The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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