Definition of Donning

1. Verb. (present participle of don) ¹



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Definition of Donning

1. don [v] - See also: don

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Donning

donnas
donnat
donnats
donned
donnee
donnees
donner
donnerd
donnered
donnert
donnes
donnicker
donnickers
donniker
donnikers
donning (current term)
donnish
donnishly
donnishness
donnishnesses
donnism
donnisms
donnot
donnots
donnybrook
donnybrooks
donor
donor card
donor splice junction

Literary usage of Donning

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1. Shakespeare's Library: A Collection of the Plays, Romances, Novels, Poems by William Carew Hazlitt, John Payne Collier (1875)
"... To the worshipfull Master lohn donning, Custo- mer and Jurate of the ... gentle M. donning, I could not deuise any meanes more effectual, ..."

2. The Papacy and the Levant, 1204-1571 by Kenneth M. Setton (1978)
"The pope had entered the church long enough for a prayer to be said before the altar, and for donning a rich pluvial and precious miter. ..."

3. The Rites of the Twice-born by Sinclair Stevenson (1920)
"... of Ganesa—The Vigil—The Next Morning—The Young Men's Feast—The Thread itself—The donning of it—The Giving of the Deerskin, Staff, Water, ..."

4. Campaigning with Grant by Horace Porter (1897)
"F. SMITH'S ATTACK ON PETERSBURG—donning SUMMER UNIFORM AT dark on the evening of June 12 the famous march /% to the James began. ..."

5. Thirty Years in the Itinerancy by Wesson Gage Miller (1875)
"Washington Wilcox—Upper and Nether Millstones—Our New Field—Revival—Four Sermons—Platform Missionary Meetings—The Orator—donning the Eldership—The ..."

6. The Alphabet of Rhetoric: With a Chapter on Elocution; Intended as a by Rossiter Johnson (1903)
"... hath gone in proud array, To drive afar from fair Westmeath the Irish kerns away ; And there is mounting brisk of steeds, and donning shirts of ..."

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