Revert

v. i.

To return, wholly or in part, towards some preexistent form; to take on the traits or characters of an ancestral type.

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Gnarled

imp. & p. p.

of Gnarl

Heavy

superl.

Dark with clouds, or ready to rain; gloomy; -- said of the sky.

Foresleeve

n.

The sleeve below the elbow.

Screen

n.

Anything that separates or cuts off inconvenience, injury, or danger; that which shelters or conceals from view; a shield or protection; as, a fire screen.

Gloze

v. t.

To smooth over; to palliate.

Fleet

v. t.

To hasten over; to cause to pass away lighty, or in mirth and joy.

Rake

v. t.

To pass a rake over; to scrape or scratch with a rake for the purpose of collecting and clearing off something, or for stirring up the soil; as, to rake a lawn; to rake a flower bed.

Hypostases

pl.

of Hypostasis

Leviable

a.

Fit to be levied; capable of being assessed and collected; as, sums leviable by course of law.

Ratoon

v. i.

Same as Rattoon, v. i.

Venom

n.

Spite; malice; malignity; evil quality. Chaucer.

Vault

n.

A leap or bound.