Definition of Sownd
1. to faint [v -ED, -ING, -S] - See also: faint
Lexicographical Neighbors of Sownd
sownd (current term)
Literary usage of Sownd
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. History of the College of St. John the Evangelist, Cambridge by Thomas Baker (1869)
"... during y" yeares of this lease a good sownd and well fedd brawne. 1564'. 250. Same date. ... sownd ..."
2. Merlin: A Middle-English Metrical Version of a French Romance by Henry Lovelich (1904)
"... J schal jow telle : win soon he is heyl and sownd jn flesch and feile. 5168 and }if he jow love as 30 suppose he do, he wyl non while now ben jow fro, ..."
3. A Collection of Documents on Spitzbergen & Greenland: Comprising a by Adam White, Friedrich Martens, Isaac de La Peyrère, Edward Pellham (1855)
"Having thus forsaken Green-harbour with a longing desire to recover Bell sownd (from thence distant some six- teene leagues to the Southward), ..."