Definition of Droiling

1. droil [v] - See also: droil



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Droiling

drogoman
drogue
drogue chute
drogue parachute
drogues
droguet
droguets
droich
droichier
droichs
droichy
droid
droids
droil
droiled
droiling (current term)
droils
droit
droits
droitural
droitzschka
droitzschkas
drole
droler
droles
drolest
droll
drolled
droller
drolleries

Literary usage of Droiling

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1. Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions by Robert Chambers (1847)
"... to refresh The «pirita of all flesh ; Tie toiling ploughman drives his thirsty teams, Tie droiling swineherd knocks away, and feasts His hungry whining ..."

2. Minor Poets of the Caroline Period by George Saintsbury (1905)
"345 droiling] =' drudging.' not very uncommon both as noun and verb in seventeenth century. Note the conceit in next line. ..."

3. History of English Literature by Hippolyte Taine (1900)
"... forgot her heavenly flight, and left the dull and droiling carcase to plod on in the old road, and drudging trade of outward conformity. ..."

4. Milton by Walter Alexander Raleigh (1900)
"... forgot her heavenly flight, and left the dull and droiling carcase to plod on in the old road and drudging trade of outward conformity. ..."

5. History of England from the Accession of James I to the Outbreak of the by Samuel Rawson Gardiner (1904)
"... her heavenly flight, and left the dull and droiling carcase to plod on in the old road and drudging trade of outward conformity. ..."

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