Definition of Spighted
1. spight [v] - See also: spight
Lexicographical Neighbors of Spighted
Literary usage of Spighted
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Puritans: Or, The Church, Court, and Parliament of England, During the by Samuel Hopkins (1861)
"Are you spighted of the Puritans because you, like good subjects, defend the laws of her Majesty ? Or else because, like incarnate devils, you are bishops ..."
2. Daniel Defoe: His Life and Recently Discovered Writings: Extending from 1716 by Lee, William, Daniel Defoe (1869)
"... peculiar to himself, knowing there were Factions and Parties among them, and that they Hated one another, as much as they spighted, and were Piqued ..."
3. The Church History of Britain: From the Birth of Jesus Christ Until the Year by Thomas Fuller, John Sherren Brewer (1845)
"... and like the wicked with the " sprites, much spighted to see the people daily to fell " from them. At length, after long advisement " used, ..."