Definition of Screeves

1. Noun. (plural of screeve) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of screeve) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Screeves

1. screeve [v] - See also: screeve

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Screeves

screenshot
screenshots
screenspace
screentime
screentone
screenwash
screenwork
screenwriter
screenwriters
screenwriting
screes
screeve
screeved
screever
screevers
screeves (current term)
screeving
screich
screiched
screichs
screigh
screighed
screighs
screw
screw-loose
screw-off
screw-offs
screw-pine family
screw-top
screw-topped

Literary usage of Screeves

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1. Sporting Magazine edited by [Anonymus AC02751662] (1802)
"Fearns asked, what he gave for the one-pound screeves ? ... Prisoner then asked Nadin, if he ever dealt in five-pound or ten- pound screeves? ..."

2. The Registers of St. Botolph, Bishopsgate, London by London (England), Arthur Washington Hallen (1893)
"Mary Faulkner, 3. ,, 26. Ann Francklin, 43. ,, 26. Susannah Lewis, infant. ,, 26. Son of John screeves. „ 27. Son of Jeremiah , [su]. „ 27. ..."

3. Slang: A Dictionary of the Turf, the Ring, the Chase, the Pit, of Bon-ton by John Badcock (1823)
"Screens—ue/screeves; forged notes of the Bank of England. to this mark (real or supposed, for 'tis not always distinct) in time, he is pronounced the loser. ..."

4. Slang, a Dictionary of the Turf, the Ring, the Chase, the Pit, of Bon-Ton by John Badcock (1823)
"... Screens—vel screeves; forged notes of the Bank of England. to this mark (real or supposed, for 'tis not always distinct) in time, he is pronounced the ..."

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