Definition of Quairs

1. quair [n] - See also: quair

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quairs

quaileth
quailies
quailing
quailings
quails
quaily
quaint
quainter
quaintest
quaintish
quaintly
quaintness
quaintnesses
quaintrelle
quair
quairs (current term)
quais
quake
quake in one's boots
quake lake
quake lakes
quakebuttock
quakebuttocks
quaked
quakeproof
quaker
quakerbird
quakerbirds
quakeress
quakes

Literary usage of Quairs

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1. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1877)
"When, however, I remembered my simpleness and imperfections in French and English, I fell in despair of my works, and after I had written five or six quairs ..."

2. A Dictionary of Printers and Printing: With the Progress of Literature by Charles Henry Timperley (1839)
"When, however, I remembered my simplem* and imperfections in French and English, I fell in despair of my works, and after I liad ┬╗ritten 5 or в quairs, ..."

3. Lives of Eminent Persons: Consisting of Galileo, Kepler, Newton, Mahomet (1833)
"... and the quairs laid apart ; and in two years after laboured no more in this work : till in a time it fortuned Lady Margaret sent for me to speak with ..."

4. Lives of Eminent Persons (1833)
"When, however, I remembered my simpleness and imperfections in French and English, I fell in despair of my works, and after I had written 5 or 6 quairs, ..."

5. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1896)
"Assuming the correctness of Dr. Tra- quairs description and figures, we certainly have a remarkable combination of characters. On the one hand, ..."

6. The English Poets: Selections by Thomas Humphry Ward, Matthew Arnold (1883)
"... To cut the winter nicht and mak it schort, I tuik ane quairs, and left all uthep sport, Writtin be worthie Chaucer glorious Of fair ..."

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