Definition of Guesting
1. Verb. (present participle of guest) ¹
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Definition of Guesting
1. guest [v] - See also: guest
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Literary usage of Guesting
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Life of Heinrich Conried by Montrose Jonas Moses (1916)
"Important productions ; "guesting" engagements. Policy from 1897-1903. After 1903. site for the Irving Place Theatre was JL in close proximity to the ..."
2. The Saga Library by Eiríkr Magnússon, William Morris (1894)
"... he sent other men to the Uplands, on the errand of bidding guesting for him, for he was minded that winter to go a-guesting about the Uplands ; for it ..."
3. The Stories of the Kings of Norway Called the Round World (Heimskringla) by Snorri Sturluson (1893)
"... rather take him to guesting than have to bear the war of him ; and therefore was there tarrying in the matter whiles the call to the Thing was abroad. ..."
4. Irish Literature by Justin McCarthy, Maurice Francis Egan, Douglas Hyde, Charles Welsh, Gregory, James Jeffrey Roche (1904)
"And a man of the people of the city came to them outside and asked them whether they needed guesting. They said that they did. Then he brought them with him ..."
5. Corpus Poeticum Boreale: The Poetry of the Old Northern Tongue from the by Guðbrandur Vigfússon, Frederick York Powell (1883)
"Quoth the Shepherd : \Vho comes alone to this island? Begone forthwith and seek guesting [for the night]. With that he turned to go on his чипу. ..."
6. Origines Islandicae: A Collection of the More Important Sagas and Other by Guðbrandur Vigfússon, Frederick York Powell (1905)
"They took night-guesting at Thwart-fell. Grim the Little, the foster-son of Signy, ... at their guesting. And in the morning when he looked for them ..."
7. Corpus Poeticvm Boreale: The Poetry of the Old Northern Tongue, from the by Guðbrandur Vigfússon, Frederick York Powell (1883)
"Quoth the Shepherd : \\~\\o comes alone to this island? Begone forthwith and seek guesting [for the night]. With that he turned to go on his <wny. ..."