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Definition of the adverb Deasil
What does Deasil mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- Clockwise; following the direction of the sun's movement in the Northern Hemisphere.
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The Buddhist Praying-wheel (1896)
A Collection of Material Bearing Upon the Symbolism of the Wheel and Circular Movements in Custom and Religious Ritual by William Simpson
This in Celtic is called Deasil or Dessil. The Flannan Isles, although uninhabited, are believed by the people of the neighbouring islands to be places of inherent sanctity.
by Forbes Leslie
Th is in Celtic is called Deasil or Dessil. The Flannan Isles,1 although uninhabited, are believed by the people of the neighbouring islands to be places of inherent sanctity.
Selected Poems (2007)
by Wystan Hugh Auden
In “Lakes,” lacustrine means pertaining to lakes; the city of Nicea is on the Ascanian Lake; deasil means clockwise (the opposite of widdershins). The dedication of “Islands” is to the caretaker who maintained Auden's house on Ischia. 88 9I The ...
by Elizabeth Knowles
deasil in Scotland, in the direction of the sun's apparent course, considered as lucky; clockwise; the opposite of WIDDERSHINS. Recorded from the late 18th ...
The UK to USA Dictionary (2012)
British English Vs. American English by Claudine Dervaes, John Hunter
DARBY AND JOAN CLUB DAVENPORT DAY TRIPPERS DAYLIGHT ROBBERY DEAR DEASIL (Sc.) DEATH DUTY DECOKE (auto) DEKKO DEMERARA SUGAR DEMISTER DEMOB. DEPOSIT ACCOUNT DESICCATED (coconut) ...
A Guide for Authors, Editors, Printers, Correctors of the Press, Compositors, and Typists, with Full List of Abbreviations by Frederick Howard Collins
deasil*, righthandwise, as the hands of a clock, not deiseal. death/-bed*, -rate' (hyphens). deb., ...
Deasil, dē′shēl, n. (Scot.) motion accordingto the apparent course ofthe sun— opp. to Withershins.—Also Dea′soil,Dei ′sheal, Dea′siul. [Gael.] Dearticulate, dēartik′ūlāt, v.t.todisjoint. Deaspirate, dēas′pirāt, v.t. to removethe aspirate.
by Merriam-Webster, Inc
deasil, diesel, easel, measle, teasel, weasel easeless \e-sbs\ ceaseless, creaseless, greaseless easel ly \e-zle\ see easly 107 easel.
by John Shakespear
A* ckUZe deasil ...
The New Spelling Dictionary, Teaching to Write and Pronounce the English Tongue with Ease and Propriety ... (1783)
by John Entick
to tear or cut in pieces, to disjoint oarth,s, scarcity, need, barienness - | Deasil, s. 4 turning from east to west (nation of aii extinction of life, mortality, dam* § a full of slaughter, murderous. - oth less, a, immortal, never dyin ...
The New Spelling Dictionary ... To which is Prefixed, a Grammatical Introduction to the English Tongue ... A New Edition. Carefully Revised and Corrected. To which is Now First Added, a Catalogue of Words of Similar Sound, But of Different Spellings and Significations (1783)
by John ENTICK
scarcity, need, barrenness Deasil, & a turning from east to west (nation Peath, s. an extinétion of life, mortality, damDeath'ful, a full of slaughter, murderous Deathless, a. immortal, ...
Flip Dictionary (2002)
by Barbara Kipfer
subatomic accurate: cesium clock clock, swinging device regulating a: pendulum clocks and watches, study of or art of making: horology clockwise: deasil clockwork: consistency, precision, regularity clod: blockhead, bumpkin, clown, dimwit, ...
In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals by Samuel Johnson
the hill; the belt DEASIL. [To make the-] The ceremony of walking three timet round the couch of a sick penon , in the direction from East to West, imitating the sun, as performed by a Highland surgeon , before attending upon the patient.
A Dictionary of Literature, the Sciences and the Arts, for Popular Use
Deasil, do'shcl. Motion from cast to west, according to the course of fhe sun. Death-Are, deth'fir. A luminous appearance or flame, ns tho ignis fatuus, supposed to presage death. Death-rate, 'rat. The proportion of deaths among the inhabitants ...
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Scrabble value of D2E1A1S1I1L1
The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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