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Definition of the adverb adown
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- [archaic] Down, downward; to or in a lower place.
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- [archaic] Down.
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by C. F. Keil, Franz Delitzsch
" ץראה־לכּ 'adown is a genitive dependent upon ןורא תירבה ...
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
adipate adown to + ire, itum, to go;; whence also reiterate, itinerary, and (from the 17th century) adit, an approach, entrance. Tennyson in THE PRINCESS (1847) promises: Yourself and yours shall have free adit. adipate. To eat fat; to eat so as ...
A Work of Universal Reference in All Departments of Knowledge with a New Atlas of the World
adown, adv., of which down2 is an aphetic form.] 1. In a descending direction; from a higher to a lower place, degree, or condition: as, to look down; to run down ; the temperature is down to zero. And aftre is Libye the hye, and Lybye the ...
by Lorraine Code
adown. on theground« to transform materialandsocial conditions, andfeminist theory,which is respectful of and responsible to the practices that are itssourcesand thatit informs. Inareciprocal process, feminist theory ismodifiedby what proves ...
A Complete Dictionary of the English Language, ... To which is Prefixed, a Prosodial Grammar. By Thomas Sheridan .. The Sixth Edition (1796)
- Adown, å-dow'n. ad. Down-:on the ground. .* . Adown, å-dow'n. prep. Down towards, the ground. . . . . Adrift, å-driji'. ad. Floating at random- - Adroit, å-droit'. a. . A Rive, fkilful. - Adroitnefs, å-droit'-nèf . f.
A Dictionary of the First Or Oldest Words in the English Language: from the Semi-Saxon Period of A.D. 1250 to 1300 (1862)
Adown, prep. [adun]. O. and N. 1452 adv. RG. 376. Adownward, adv. RG. 362. Fragm.
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