Definition of Havening

1. Verb. (present participle of haven) ¹



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Definition of Havening

1. haven [v] - See also: haven

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Havening

have up
have words
have you got the time
have young
haveing
haveless
havelock
havelocks
haven
haven't
havenae
havenage
havened
havener
haveners
havening (current term)
havenless
havens
haveour
haveours
haver
havercosine
havercosines
havered
haverel
haverels
havering
havers
haversack
haversacks

Literary usage of Havening

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1. Punch by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1870)
"On second thoughts it occurred to me, that if you could talk of " stabling a horse," why couldn'ta poet speak of "havening a boat?" " Oho ! ..."

2. Cases Decided in the Court of Session, Court of Justiciary, and House of Lords by Scotland Court of Session, Scotland High Court of Justiciary, Scotland Parliament. House of Lords (1888)
"... and havening places upon any pairt of the ground of the said lands," and ... or havening place in this kingdom, and haill petty customs, shore surer, ..."

3. Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"THERE was one Master Collett, a smith by trade, of havening- ham in the county of Suffolk, who, as 'twas customary with him, assisting the maide to churn, ..."

4. The New Era (1874)
"... But some havening Rest may be found at last, When the anchors are down, and the sails are furled. — Chambers't Journal. ..."

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