Definition of Allays

1. Verb. (third-person singular of allay) ¹



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Definition of Allays

1. allay [v] - See also: allay

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Allays

allative
allative case
allative cases
allatively
allatives
allatostatin
allaxis
allay
allayed
allayer
allayers
allaying
allayings
allayment
allayments
allays (current term)
alleage
allecret
allecrets
allect
allectation
allectations
allected
allecting
allective
allectives
allects
alledg
alledge
alledged

Literary usage of Allays

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1. Samuel F.B. Morse: His Letters and Journals by Samuel Finley Breese Morse, Edward Lind Morse (1914)
"Shaffner allays his fears. — Morse attends his son's wedding at Utica. — His own second marriage. — First of great lawsuits. — Almost all suits in Morse's ..."

2. Samuel F.B. Morse: His Letters and Journals by Samuel Finley Breese Morse, Edward Lind Morse (1914)
"Shaffner allays his fears. — Morse attends his son's wedding at Utica. — His own second marriage. — First of great lawsuits. — Almost all suits in Morse's ..."

3. The Æneid of Virgil by Virgil (1910)
"allays their fury and their rage confines. Did he not so, our ocean, earth, and sky Were whirled before them through the vast inane. But over-ruling Jove, ..."

4. Specific Medication and Specific Medicines by John Milton Scudder (1870)
"In any case it allays gastro intestinal irritation, and favorably ... It is a feeble but certain diaphoretic, and allays irritation of the nervous system. ..."

5. The Life and Adventures of Black Hawk: With Sketches of Keokuk, the Sac and by Benjamin Drake (1849)
"... people—Speech to the Meno- minies at Prairie des Chiens—Called upon to lead his braves to join in the Black Hawk war—allays the excitement of his people ..."

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