Definition of Inwit

1. n. Inward sense; mind; understanding; conscience.



Definition of Inwit

1. Noun. (archaic) Inward knowledge or understanding. ¹

2. Noun. (obsolete) Conscience; inward sense of morality. ¹

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Definition of Inwit

1. inward knowledge [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Inwit

inwards
inwash
inwashes
inweave
inweaved
inweaves
inweaving
inwheel
inwick
inwicked
inwicking
inwicks
inwind
inwinding
inwinds
inwit (current term)
inwith
inwits
inwone
inwood
inwork
inworked
inworking
inworks
inworn
inwound
inwove
inwoven
inwrap
inwrapped

Literary usage of Inwit

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1. A Handy Poetical Anglo-Saxon Dictionary: Based on Groschopp's Grein. Edited by Christian Wilhelm Michael Grein (1885)
"sorrow caused by malice or treachery; grief, misfortune. in wit-spell, •.fn tale of woe, tidings of misfortune. inwit-sta.f, si. m. wickedness, evil, ..."

2. A Handy Dictionary of Anglo-Saxon Poetry Based on Groschopp's Grein by Christian Wilhelm Michael Grein, Friedrich Groschopp, James Albert Harrison, William Malone Baskerville (1886)
"sorrow caused by malice or treachery; grief, misfortune. inwit-spell, st. n. tale of woe, tidings of misfortune. inwit- ..."

3. English Writers: An Attempt Towards a History of English Literature by Henry Morley, William Hall Griffin (1889)
"... of inwit" was first printed in 1855 from its autograph MS. in the British Museum (Arundel 57), by the Rev. Joseph Stevenson, to whom Mr. EA Bond, ..."

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