Definition of Liever

1. Adjective. (alternative spelling of liefer); (comparative of lief) ¹



2. Adverb. (alternative spelling of liefer); (comparative of lief) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Liever

1. lieve [adv] - See also: lieve

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Liever

lieutenancy
lieutenant
lieutenant JG
lieutenant colonel
lieutenant commander
lieutenant commanders
lieutenant general
lieutenant governor
lieutenant junior grade
lieutenantry
lieutenants
lieutenantship
lieutenantships
lieutenaunt
lieve
liever (current term)
lievest
life
life's a bitch
life's not all skittles and beer
life-and-death
life-buoy
life-buoys
life-child
life-cycle costing
life-force
life-giving
life-lease

Literary usage of Liever

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1. An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy Scriptures by Thomas Hartwell Horne (1825)
"The gospel was a covenant of mercy, and it could not be better ratified and confirmed than by acts of mercy. liever. If the opportunities which God lias ..."

2. The Dawn in Britain by Charles Montagu Doughty (1906)
"Quoth then Suetonius ; how him liever were Have saved Boudicca, than have vanquished her ! Collar of gold, which fell down from the pyre, From her white ..."

3. Flowers of Song from Many Lands: Being Short Poems and Detached Verses by Frederic Rowland Marvin (1902)
"Ach! mijn liever moeder, het maakt mij zoo moe— Ik kan niet spenner, Ach zea! mijn vinger ... Arh! mijn liever moeder, ik ben het niet waard — Ik kan niet ..."

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