1. One destitute of reason, or of the common powers of understanding; an idiot; a natural.
2. A person deficient in... Read More
1. To ask earnestly for; to entreat or supplicate for; to beseech. I do beg your good will in this case. (Shak) Joseph... Read More
To affect or exalt with visions of felicity; to entrance; to bewitch.
1. The garden of Eden, in which adam and eve... Read More
1. To transfer to another for an equivalent; to give up for a valuable consideration; to dispose of in return for... Read More
to meet, with the breast; to struggle with or oppose manfully; as, to breast the storm or waves. The court breasted... Read More
"Trait" is a rather well-known word in the English language. What does trait mean?
A trait is defined... Read More
Origin: oe. Bali, bely, as. Belg, baelg, baelig, bag, bellows, belly; akin to Icel. Belgr bag, bellows, Sw. Balg, dan.... Read More
Origin: oe. Folie, foli, f. Folie, fr. Fol, fou, foolish, mad. See fool.
1. The state of being foolish; want of good... Read More
1. A cover, or partial cover, for the face, used for disguise or protection; as, a dancer's mask; a fencer's mask; a... Read More
1. A vagrant; an idle, sturdy beggar; a vagabond; a tramp.
The phrase rogues and vagabonds is applied to a large class... Read More