Definition of Dighting

1. Verb. (archaic) (present participle of dight) (to prepare and array.) ¹



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Definition of Dighting

1. dight [v] - See also: dight

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dighting

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digger
digger wasp
digger wasps
diggers
diggest
diggeth
digging
digging out
digging up
diggings
dighted
dighter
dighters
dighting (current term)
dights
digi-
digicam
digicams
digilante
digilantes
digin
digipak
digipaks
digit
digitabulism
digitain
digital
digital-analog converter

Literary usage of Dighting

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1. Remains, Historical and Literary, Connected with the Palatine Counties of by Chetham Society (1858)
"10d ; October 1597, to Giles Edge's wife, for dighting and dressing 4 stone 4 Ib. wool, ... 6d.; to James Hill, for dighting and frising thc same, 7s. ..."

2. The House and Farm Accounts of the Shuttleworths of Gawthorpe Hall, in the by Shuttleworth family, John Harland (1858)
"14s. ; for oil to the same, 8s. ; weaving it into blankets, 7s. 6d. ; to James Hill, for dighting and frising the same, 7s. 6d. ; for lilting [dyeing] 4 ..."

3. The Records of a Scottish Cloth Manufactory at New Mills, Haddingtonshire by William Robert Scott (1905)
"3 : 8 24 „ is 24 : 0 : 0 Women for dighting and picking the wooll. ... 8:0 12 „ is 28:16: 0 For setting and dighting of handles . . .3:8 2 „ is 2:0:0 ..."

4. Archaeologia Aeliana, Or, Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity (1880)
"... bore rule down to the "dighting of the fore-street" in 1637; nor was it much extended when the third George was approaching the meridian of his reign. ..."

5. Selections from the Household Books of the Lord William Howard of Naworth by William Howard, George Ornsby (1878)
"To James Shepard and And. Creak for threshing and dighting fv bushells and a peck of wheat, ij8. vjd. ... Brockett's Glossary, sv t dighting is dressing. ..."

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