Definition of Tepefying

1. Verb. (present participle of tepefy) ¹



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Definition of Tepefying

1. tepefy [v] - See also: tepefy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tepefying

teopans
teosinte
teosintes
tepal
tepals
tepary bean
tepas
tepe
tepee
tepeelike
tepees
tepefaction
tepefied
tepefies
tepefy
tepefying (current term)
tephra
tephramancy
tephras
tephrite
tephrites
tephritic
tephritid
tephritids
tephroite
tephromalacia
tephrosia
tephrosias
tephrosin
tephrylometer

Literary usage of Tepefying

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1. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson (1810)
"... the flood of life, Loos'd at its source by tepefying strains, Flows like some frozen silver stream unthaw'd At a warm zephyr of the genial spring. ..."

2. The Influence of Milton on English Poetry by Raymond Dexter Havens (1922)
"... "tepefying," "invests the boughs," "devolves his ... stream," "obvious" pebbles,2—and in other objectionable forms of poetic diction. ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General (1890)
"On the fourth a basket containing pomegranates and poppy seeds (the hitter representing the •tepefying power, ..."

4. The Winston Simplified Dictionary: Including All the Words in Common Use by William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer (1919)
"... p.pr. tepefying], to make moderately warm: ti to become moderately warm. (tSp'Id). adj. moderately warm; lukewarm; as, tepid water. ..."

5. Webster's High School Dictionary: A Dictionary of the English Language by Noah Webster (1892)
"... (-fid) ; tepefying.] To warm moderately. — Tep'id (-id), u. Moderately warm ; lukewarm.— Tep'- id-ness, Te-pid'i-ty ..."

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