Definition of Rosting

1. rost [v] - See also: rost



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rosting

rossite
rossmanite
rost
rosted
rostel
rostella
rostellar
rostellate
rostelliform
rostellum
rostellums
roster
rostered
rostering
rosters
rosting (current term)
rostite
rostra
rostrad
rostral
rostral lamina
rostral layer
rostral neuropore
rostral transtentorial herniation
rostralis
rostrally
rostrate
rostrate pelvis
rostrated
rostrifera

Literary usage of Rosting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Humour, Wit, & Satire of the Seventeenth Century by John Ashton (1883)
"... and Jacke his scholler should rost them, and as they were rosting, Scogin went to the fire to warme him, and as the eggs were ..."

2. Hakluytus posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1906)
"... or by tying to a Spit and whipping. rosting at the fire ; sometimes by breaking and wresting rosting. one of their ribs with a paire of hot Tongs, ..."

3. Hakluytus Posthumus, Or, Purchas His Pilgrimes: Contayning a History of the by Samuel Purchas (1906)
"... or by tying to a Spit and whipping- rosting at the fire ; sometimes by breaking and wresting rosting. one of their ribs with a paire of hot Tongs, ..."

4. Hakluytus posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"... for it cannot be spoiled either by smoke or too much heate : for they are all night rosting it by a gentle fire, and in the morning they set it to sale. ..."

5. History of the Counties of Ayr and Wigton by James Paterson (1863)
"When you go home your wife is expecting you to supper; and ther is a hen rosting at the fire for yon, but do not taste it, for it is poisoned. ..."

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