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Definition of the noun Allayment

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noun - plural: allayments

  1. Something that allays; mitigation

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Google previewFather Van's progressive dictionary for versification (1900)

by Amandus Vandendriessche

ALLAYMENT, arrayment, assayment, betrayment, conveyment, defrayment, delayment, inveighment, payment, portrayment, raiment . 864.

Google previewA Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and Meaning (1790)

by Thomas Sheridan

ALLAYMENT, Al-lā'-mênt. s. That which has the power of allaying. ALLEGATION, Al-lè-gā'-shún. . s. Affirmation, declaration ; the thing alleged or affirmed ; an ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language ... Abstracted from the folio edition of the author ... Fourteenth edition, corrected, etc (1815)

by Samuel Johnson

ALLAYMENT. s. [from allay.] That which has the power of allaying. Shakspeare. ALLEGATION. s. [from allege.] 1. Affirmation; declaration. 2. The thing alleged or affirmed. Shaksp. 3. An excuse; a plea. Pope. To ALLEGE. v. a. [allego, Latin.] 1.

Google previewA Dictionary Of The English Language; In Which The Words Are Deduced From Their Originals; And Illustrated In Their Different Significations, By Examples From The Best Writers: Together With A History of the Language, and an English Grammar (1818)

by Samuel Johnson

ALLAYMENT. m. s. [from allay.] ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language; in which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals; and Illustrated in Their Different Significations ... Together with a History of the Language, and an English Grammar. By Samuel Johnson ... Whith Numerous Corrections, and with the Addition of Several Thousand Words ... by the Rev. H.J. Todd ... In Four Volumes. Vol. 1. [-4.] (1818)

ALLAYMENT. m. s. [from allay.] ...

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