Definition of Pyning
1. pyne [v] - See also: pyne
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pyning
Literary usage of Pyning
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Censura Literaria: Containing Titles, Abstracts, and Opinions of Old English by Egerton Brydges (1815)
"Then may it be, I loving long, My pyning corps, by long delay, Can long abide the furie strong Of ghastly death, which long doth stay '• . ..."
2. A Reluctant Author: Cardinal Pole and His Manuscripts by Thomas F. Mayer (1999)
"... stayed in Flanders with pyning.91 One or two pieces of Pole's archive may as an outside possibility have remained in Venice, perhaps in the hands of ..."
3. The Extinction of the Ancient Hierarchy: An Account of the Death in Prison by George E. Phillips (1905)
"Speaking about the Bishop of Winchester who was to crown her," says pyning in his account of the interview, " and of the few other Catholics now there, ..."
4. Illustrations of Early English Poetry by John Payne Collier (1870)
"In loving (long) through pyning woe, ... Then may it be I loving (long) My pyning corps by (long) delay, Can (long) abide the furie ..."
5. Dictionary of National Biography by LESLIE. STEPHEN (1896)
"... of Cardinal Pole of blessed memorie,remain- ing in the custodie of M. Henrie pyning [the Henry Penning above referred to] Chamberlaine and General ..."