Definition of Measing
1. mease [v] - See also: mease
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Measing
Literary usage of Measing
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Tramp Abroad by Mark Twain (1880)
"I suppose that in all languages the similarities of look and sound between words which have no similarity in measing are a fruitful source of perplexity to ..."
2. The History of Civilization: From the Fall of the Roman Empire to the French by Guizot (François) (1850)
"No : he would not be able to comprehend the measing of the words, " the French nation," because they remind him of no facts or ..."
3. Memoirs of the Loves of the Poets: Biographical Sketches of Women Celebrated by Jameson (Anna) (1894)
"... measing yet cold — like Cynthia's silver beam, The people's wonder, and the poet's theme ! She captivated hearts almost as fast as James the Second lost ..."
4. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1801)
"... gives to the Egyptian fleet ; or from the Sanscrit, Л/г, which signifies a city ; or from the Chinese Fa, which appears to have a similar measing. ..."
5. Political Economy: Its Objects, Uses, and Principles: Considered with by Alonzo Potter (1862)
"MUCH confusion has attended the use of this word in political economy, which a simple analysis of its measing might have obviated. ..."