Definition of Nursled
1. nursle [v] - See also: nursle
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nursled
Literary usage of Nursled
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Glossary of Tudor and Stuart Words: Especially from the Dramatists by Walter William Skeat, Anthony Lawson Mayhew (1914)
"... to nurse; 'To have a Bastard . . . nursled i' th' Countrey', Brome, Eng. Moor, iii. ..."
2. The Complete Poems of Edgar Allan Poe: Collected, Ed., and Arranged with by Edgar Allan Poe (1911)
"... Flashing from Parian marble that twin smile Far down upon the wave that sparkled there, And nursled the young mountain in its lair. ..."
3. Shakespeare Jest-books: Reprints of the Early and Very Rare Jest-books by William Carew Hazlitt (1864)
"... is the same as nursled, brought up. See Todd's Johnson, 1827, in voce nested; and Richardson's Diet- Aid. The word is not in Webster or Nares. ..."
4. The Radical by Sidney H.. Morse, Joseph B.. Marvin (1869)
"THE lilac's leaves come out to-day, So conscious of the spring, And, nursled by the warm spring ray, Each greening ..."
5. Ireland Under the Tudors: With a Succinct Account of the Earlier History by Richard Bagwell (1885)
"He could but shake the scabbard, for he had no sword to draw, and yet military government was the only government possible for a ' people so long nursled in ..."