Definition of Roysting

1. royst [v] - See also: royst



Lexicographical Neighbors of Roysting

royalme
royals
royalties
royalty
royne
royned
roynes
royning
roynish
royst
roysted
royster
roystered
roystering
roysters
roysting (current term)
roysts
roytelet
roytelets
rozelle
rozelles
rozenite
rozenites
rozet
rozeted
rozeting
rozets
rozit
rozited
roziting

Literary usage of Roysting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The New English by Thomas Laurence Kington-Oliphant (1886)
"... as well as to the body; the roysting sort feed the humour of the vainglorious, p. 10. The adjective brave is connected with clothes, and means fine, p. ..."

2. The New English by Thomas Laurence Kington-Oliphant (1886)
"The word humour is now applied to the mind, as well as to the body; the roysting sort feed the humour of the vainglorious, p. 10. ..."

3. Publications by Shakespeare Society (Great Britain) (1853)
"{Exit. Susan. Cold comfort still. What say you, cousin Tidy? Tydy. I say this comes of roysting, swaggering. Call me not cousin; each man for himself. ..."

4. Publications by Musical Antiquarian Society (1850)
"I say this comes of roysting, swaggering. Call me not cousin; each man for himself. Some men are born to mirth, and some to sorrow: I am no cousin unto them ..."

5. The Chief Elizabethan Dramatists, Excluding Shakespeare by William Allan Neilson (1911)
"I «ly this comes of roysting, 1 swag- Call me not cousin ; each man for himself ! Some raen are born to mirth, and some to sorrow : » I am no ..."

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