Definition of Dissertates
1. dissertate [v] - See also: dissertate
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Literary usage of Dissertates
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1858)
"We have given the titles of Dr. Doran's chapters, because those who know how gracefully he dissertates upon every subject, from “predestination down to slea ..."
2. Chief Contemporary Dramatists, Second Series: Eighteen Plays from the Recent by Thomas Herbert Dickinson (1921)
"He dissertates! CYRANO. And writes? . . . ROXANE. Still better! Listen now to this . . . [Declaiming.] "The more of my heart you steal from me, ..."
3. The Westminster Review by John Chapman, Charles William Wason (1829)
"But Vidocq not only describes, he dissertates : he not only interests the man by his narrations of hair-breadth escapes, his fertility of invention, ..."