Lending

n.

The act of one who lends.

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Walty

a.

Liable to roll over; crank; as, a walty ship.

Allhallowtide

n.

The time at or near All Saints, or November 1st.

Abbreviate

a.

Abbreviated; abridged; shortened.

Rosin

n.

The hard, amber-colored resin left after distilling off the volatile oil of turpentine; colophony.

Latent

a.

Not visible or apparent; hidden; springs of action.

-ries

pl.

of Reformatory

Say

v. t.

A speech; something said; an expression of opinion; a current story; a maxim or proverb.

Ablush

adv. & a.

Blushing; ruddy.

Language

n.

The characteristic mode of arranging words, peculiar to an individual speaker or writer; manner of expression; style.

Abscond

v. t.

To hide; to conceal.

Water pheasant

The pintail. See Pintail, n., 1.

Gig

n.

A kind of spear or harpoon. See Fishgig.