Definition of Descries

1. Verb. (third-person singular of descry) ¹



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Definition of Descries

1. descry [v] - See also: descry

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Descries

describability
describable
describableness
describe
described
described video
describent
describents
describer
describers
describes
describing
descried
descrier
descriers
descries (current term)
description
description logic
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descriptive-geometry
descriptive adjective
descriptive anatomy
descriptive anthropology
descriptive clause
descriptive ethics
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descriptive linguistics

Literary usage of Descries

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1. A Concordance to the English Poems of Thomas Gray by Albert Stanburrough Cook, Concordance Society (1908)
"T is man alone that Joy descries УК. 27. Prop.' n. Joyous. Age step 'twin love and me, and intercept the joy; Lung as of youth the joyous hours remain, ..."

2. The History of Ancient Greece: Its Colonies and Conquests; from the Earliest by John Gillies (1822)
"State of Lower Asia under his Administration.—His Strength and Resources.—His expedition into Upper Asia.—descries the vast Army of his Brother. ..."

3. The History of the Reign of George III.: To which is Prefixed, A View of the by Robert Bisset (1820)
"Keppel returns to Portsmouth for a reinforcement — sails in pursuit of the enemy — descries the French ..."

4. The Poetical Works of Robert Southey by Robert Southey (1845)
"... And dimly as our mortal sight may »can The future, yet methinks my soul descries How in Pelayo should the purposes Of Heaven be best accomplish'd. ..."

5. The History of Ancient Greece: Its Colonies, and Conquests by John Gillies (1820)
"State of Lower Asia under his Administration. — His Strength and Resources. — His Expedition into Upper Asia. — descries the vast Army of his Brother. ..."

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