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or raving and insane; because, when about to or imagine ; to depicture, delineate, or portray,
And just as children are surprised with dread,
And iremble in the dark, so riper years deliver the oracles, they were supposed to be the forms or images, the qualities or appearances
Even in broad day-light are possess'd with fears seized with a divine fury; and this opinion they of things; to appropriate them to other things ; And shake at shadows fanciful and vain confirmed by the frequent shaking of the head, sometimes restricted to-pleasing qualities; and As those which in the breasts of children reign.
Dryden. Lucretius, b. ii. and other actions indicating madness.
thus, to fancy, or have a fancy for, is to like, to Any one raving or insane; wildly enthusiastic: have a liking or desire for; sometimes opposed to, Eve in painting, a judicious obscurity in some things 1 wild, irrational enthusiast. or distinguished from,—to reason strictly, to argue
contributes to the effect of the picture; because the images
in painting are exactly similar to those in nature; and in A Christen mannis obedyence standeth not in the fulfyll-convincingly; and thus, to assume, to suppose, to
nature, dark, confused, uncertain images have a greater yng of fanaticall vowes, as they haue bene vsed, beiter take for granted.
power on the fancy to form the grander passions than those broken than kepte, but in the faythfull obseruation of God's See the poetical description of Fancy in the have which are more clear and determinate. holy preceptes, declared by Christe in hys Gospell.
Burke. On the Sublime and Beautiful.
These shocking extremes, provoking to extremes of Pretending to be the setter of France at freedome, and a may be ascribed the province of personifying, and another kind, speculations are let loose as destructive 10 ail God, for so he intitled himself;) he had drawen already of investing the personification, with the qualities authority; as the former are tonal freedom and every go: eight and began to the fron
is usurpation which is not tiers of the Aduans: but that graue and wise city, assemof real beings.
formed on their funcies.--Id. Let. to the Sheriffs . f Bristol bing the choice of their youth with some of Vitellius's
Which mercie he had afore promised by his word (being cohorts, discomfited that fanatical multitude.
I love a fanciful disorder
And straggling out of rule and order;
Impute not that to vacant head,
or what I've writ, or what I've said, never brought to effect without the fierce encounter of truth his seruaunt.-U dal. Luke, c. 1.
Which imputation can't be true, and falsehood together, if (as it were the splinters and shares
Where head and heart's so full of you. of so violent a jousting,) there fall from between the shock
And if we agree with the philosophers that there is (malemany foud errors and fanatic opinions. ria prima) whiche in all thinges is one and altereth not, but
Lloyd. A Familiar Lelter if Rhymes. Milton. Reason of Church Government, b. i. c. 7. as a newe forme cummeth, taketh a newe name, fansinge
For wit consists in using strong metaphoric images in that as one waue in the water thrusteth away another, so
uncommon yet apt allusions : just as antient Egyptian wisThe men shaking and wagging their bodies too and fro doth one fourme another.
dom did in hieroglyphic symbols fancifully analogized. after a fanaticall fashion, as if they were bestraught and
Bp. Gardner, fol. 137. Of Transubstantiation.
Warburton. Divine Legation, b. iv. s. 4. out of their right wits, seeme to divine and tell things to come.--Holland. Livius, p. 1031.
And being moued with their light reports and here-sayes, they fal to counsel oftentimes euen of most weighty mat
But I find myself called upon, by the way, to justify the There is a treasury of merits in the fanatick church, as ters: wherof they must needs repent them by and by after, bishop against an unexpected accusation of a late author,
who charges him with fancifulness and presumption. well as in the papist, and a pennyworth to be had of saint- seeing they are so fondly led by vncertaine rumors, and that slip, honesty, and poetry, for the lewd, the factious, and the divers persons tell the forged newes to fede their fancj'es
Bp. Horne. Works, vol. i. Pref. to Sec. Edilion. blockheads.-Dryden. Pref. to Absalom & Achitophel. withall.-Goldyng. Cæsar, fol. 87.
Zounds! shall a pert, or bluff important wight,
Whose brain is fanciless, whose blood is white; have a more peculiar respect to something of a Deity: all
or please thy fansie well,
A mumbling ape of taste; prescribe us laws
To try the poets, for no better cause
Than that he boasts per ann, ten thousand clear.
drmstrong. Tasle. And thus I have shewen, under five material heads, that
As with new wine intoxicated both, the kuowledge of nature and the works of God, promotes the
FANE. They swim in mirth, and fansie that they feel greatest interests of religion; and by the three last it appears
Lat. Fanum, a temple, from the Gr. Divinitie within them breeding wings, how fundamentally opposite it is to all schism and fana
Naov, by transposition uvov, and prefixing the ticism, which are made up and occasioned by superstition, Wherewith to scorn the Earth.-Milton. Par. Lost, b.ix.
Digamma Favov. And
habitare, enthusiasm, and ignorant perverse disputings.
Either while the skilful organist plies his grave and fan- to inhabit, to dwell.
The habitation or abode, (sc.) of deified per• From hence weak and wicked men have taken the handle
artful and unimanageable touches adorn and grace the wellto ascribe all religion to enthusiasm or fanaticism; that is,
studied chords of some choice composer.-Id. Of Education. sonages; the place in which their worship is perto a kind of phrensy or dotage.
formed or solemnized; a temple.
Also written phane, (qv.)
This most religious king (Ethelbert] wit most devout written word, whether they be entitled inspiration, or inter
Massinger. The Bondman, Act v. sc. 3.
intent, nal revelation, or inward light, or reason, or infallibility, or Play with your fancies : and in them behold,
That mighty fane to Paul, in London did erect, What else soever ; I say, all such claims brought to exclude Vpon the hempen tackle, ship-boyes climbing;
And privileges gave, this temple to protect. Scripture are enthusiastick and fanatical, false and vain. Heare the shrill whistle, which doth order give
Drayton. Poly-Olbion, s. 11. Id. Ib. vol. viii. p. 67, To sounds confus'd : behold the threaden sayles, That temper of prophaneness, whereby a man is disposed Borne with th' inuisible and creeping wind,
Yet I nor honours seek, nor rights divine, to contemn and despise all religion (how slightly soever Draw the huge bottoms through the furrow'd sea,
Nor for more altars, or more fanes repine.
Croxall. Ovid. Met. b. xiii. men may think of it) is much worse than intidelity, than
Bresting the lofty surge.--Shakespeare. Hen. V. Chorus. fanaticalness, and idolatry.-Wilkins. Nat. Relig. b. ii. c. 1.
But know, that in the soule
Proud castle, to thy banner'd bowers,
Lo! picture bids her glowing powers
Their bold historic groupes impart ; who formerly maintained what I believe no creature now Her office holds; of all external things,
She bids th' illuminated pane, Which the five watchful senses represent, maintains, that the crown is held by divine, hereditary, and
Along thy lofty-vaulted fane,
Shed the dim blaze of radiance richly clear.
Warton. Ode. For the New Year, 1189. These old fanaticks of single arbitrary power dogmatized
All what we affirm or what deny, and call as if hereditary royalty was the only lawfull government in Our knowledge or opinion; then retires
And now imperial Charles, with grieving eye, the world, just as our new fanaticks of popular arbitrary Into her privat cell, when nature rests.
Beheld around his slaughter'd people lie ; power maintain, that a popular election is the sole lawsull
Hilton. Paradise Lost, b. v.
His palace burning, and his fanes o'erthrown;
And desolation through the wretched town source of authority.-Id. ib.
Not only the melancholick and the fanciful, but the grave Spread wide and wider.-Hoole. Orlando Furioso, b. xvi. Tho' all these reason-worshippers profess
and the sober, whose judgments we have no reason to susTo guard against fanatical excess,
pect to be tainted by their imaginations, have from their FANE, or Enthusiastic heat, their favourite theme, own knowledge and experience made reports of this nature.
Glanvill, Ess. 6. 8. 6.
O stormy people unsad and ever untrewe
And undiscrete, and changing as a fane. they will prefer it, as is well known, to their owu peace, to
Chaucer. The Clerkes Tale, v. 8872. towards the influences of the heavenly motions and astrobe a doubt in such a case that they would prefer it to the their own property, and to their own lives, and can there logical calculations, supposeth that religion hath had its successive alterations and seasons according to certain pe
FA'NFARON. ? It. Fanfarone ; “ Fr. Fanpeace of their country ?-Burke. Petition of the Unitarians. riodical revolutions of the planets.
Fanfarona'de. Sfarer,—to sound or resound, From the consequences of the genius of Henry Duke of
Hale. Origin. of Mankind, p. 168.
as trumpets; to challenge or brave one with Visco did the British American empire arise, an empire Others, whom avaricious thoughts bewitcli,
sound of trumpets ; to brag, vaunt; niake a great which, unless retarded by the illiberal and inhuman spirit
Consume their time to multiply their gains; of religious fanaticism, will in a few centuries perhaps be
flourish or bravado,” (Cotgrave.) The word, says And, fancying wretched all that are not rich, the glory of the world. - Mickle. Introduction to the Luciad. Neglect the end of life to get the means.
Menage, is Arabic, and signifies light, inconstant,
Walsh. Retirement. talkative; one who promises more than he can Variously written,–Fansy, Every opinion concerning the divine nature or perfections perform. fantasy, phantasy. Fr. Fan- which is in itself absurd and unintelligible, is just so far
Virgil makes Æneas a bold avower of his owne virtues : taisie ; It. and Sp. Fantasia ; hurtful to religion, as it diverts men from the practice of the Lat. Phantasia ; Gr. Þavtalaw of righteousness, by filling them with a childish and
Sum pius Æneas famå super athera notus ; superstitious imagination, that God is pleas'd with their which, in the civility of our poets is the character of a fanfaola, ato tou Palvegoal, to ap- pretending or fansying that they believe they know not what.
ron or Hector: for with us the knight takes occasion to pear; because (says Vossius)
Clarke, vol. i. Ser. 35. walk out, or sleep, to avoid the vanity of telling his own the forms of the things of which we have, or think
story, which the trusty 'squire is ever to peform for him. While in dark ignorance we lay, afraid
Dryden. On Dramalick Poexy. we have, sensations, intus apparent. See Fantasy. of fancies, ghosts, and every empty shade, To take or apprehend; to perceive or conceive Great Hobbes appear'd, and by plain Reason's light
The second notification was the king's acceptance of the the forms or images of things; to think, conceive Put such fantastic forms to shameful flight.
new constitution ; accompanied with fanfaronades in the Buckinghamshire. On Mr. Hobbes and his Writings. modern style of the French bureaus, things which have
much more the air and character of the saucy declamations Take from your true subiects, the Pope's false Christ with fantastick affectations, shall be reckon'd for dry moralista, of their clubs, than the tone of regular office.
his bels and bablinges, with his miters and mastries, with and such as understand nothing of the life and power of Burke. Thoughts on French Affairs. his fannoms and fopperies, and let them haue frely the true godliness.-Glanvill, Ser. 1.
Christ again.-Bale. English Votaries, Pref.
Thy trumpet such supposed to advance
Is but as those fantastically deem,
Fr. Fantaisie ; It. and
Whom folly, youth, or frenzy doth intrance.
Drayton. Legend of Robert Duke of Normandy FA'NGLESS.
tasia ; Gr. Pavtaola, from
FANTASM. take, is not uncommon in our early writers. See
Φανταζεσθαι, and this from
Nor is this corruption happened to the Greek language,
as it useth to bappen to others, either by the law of the cod UNDERFANG.
Fanta'sTICK, adj. palveodat, to appear. See queror, or inundation of strangers; but it is insensibly crept
FANTA'STICK, n. Fancy, and PHANTASM. in by their own supine negligence and fantastickneu. To Inglond with him thei cam, & led him vnto London, FANTA'STICAL.
Fr. Fantasier, - to
Howell, b. ii. Let. 57. The first dome he fanged, for treson was he drawen.
FANTASTICALLY. imagine, devise, conceive,
Dear, from thine arms then let me fly,
invent ; cast about, think That my fantastic mind may prove
FANTASTICKNESS. All feasts, societies, and throngs of men.
The torments it deserves to try
That tears my fix'd heart from my love.
Rochester. A Song Destruction phang mankinde.
also, to funcy or affect,” (Cotgrave.)
Our pains are real things, and all
Diseases of their own accord, lowes
But cures come difficult and hard. Whom I will trust, as I will adders fang'd,
Bote swery grete othes
Butler. Weakness and Misery of Vas. They bear the mandate.-Id. Hamlet, Act iii. sc. 4.
And fynde up foule fantesyes, and foles hem maken. The wild bores of India have two bowing fangs or tuskes
Piers Plouhman, p. 3.
You must know he has got his estate by the China trade of a cubit length growing out of their mouth, and as many
in the East Indies, and at that time grew so fantasticata
We wimmen han, if that I shal not lie, out of their forheads, like calves hornes.
fond of the manners, language, habit, and every thing that In this inatere a queinte fantasie. Holland. Plinie, b. viii. c. 52.
relates to those people, that he prefers 'em not only bekure
Chaucer. The Wif of Bathes Prol. v. 6098. those of his own country, but all the world besides. Hast. Besides, the king hath wasted all his rods On late offenders, that he now doth lacke Whero diuers fantasies
Rose. The Biter, Acti. The very instruments of chasticement: l'pon his great holinesse
He hath indeed in this last book of his, to my great amazeSo that his power, like to a fanglesse lion,
Within his herte he gan impresse.-Gower. Con. A. b. ii. ment, quitted that glorious title. Not that I dare astepMay offer, but not hold.
For he fantasieth thus : In case thei go to wracke, what
to myself to have put him out of conceit with it, by having Shakespeare. Henry IV. Act iv. sc. I. then? I haue no losse thereby. My wage is safe, & though
convinced him of the fantasticalness of it.
Tillotson Werks, Prei Her face, her hands, her naked limbs were torn,
I lose some deale thereof, I had rather lose it, than to cope With passing through the brakes and prickly thorn ; & fight wi ye woulfe, for another mānes cattel.
Haste thee, Nymph! and hand in hand,
Udal. John, c. 10. Bring fantastic-footed Joy,
With Sport, that yellow-tressed boy.
Warton. On the Approach of Susser
But now I yelde my libertie, The direful fragor, when some southern blast
And willingly myselfe I binde.
Though a false philosophy was permitted for a season to Tears from the Alps a ridge of knotty oaks
Vncertaine Auctors. The Louer, &c.
raise up her vain fantastic front, and to trample down the
Christian establishments and institutions, yet, on a sudden Deep fang'd, and ancient tenants of the rock.
Howeuer God's hand dealeth heere in this world in punish
God said, “Let there be light, and there was light." Watts. The Victory of the Poles. ing his enemies, or howsoeuer the image of things not seene
Erskine. Speech for the Rer. Vr. Merkism. In Poland, liberty is subverted: that fair portion of the but fantasied, offer themselues to the secret cogitation of creation seized by the relentless fangs of despotism; the man, his sences being asleepe, by the operation or permis
Such is the fantastical and unjust inequality better wretched inhabitants reduced to the same situation with the sion of God, working after some spirituall influence in our
mass and mass, in this curious repartition of the rights to other slaves of their new masters, and in order to add insult imaginations : certaine it is, that no dead man materiallie representation arising out of territory and contribatic. to cruelty, enjoined to sing Te Deum for the blessings thus can euer rise againe or appeare, before the iudgement daie.
Burke. On the Freach Rerusties conferred upon them.-Fox. Speech, Jan. 1794.
Fox. Martyrs, p. 296. Appearing of Dead Men.
'Twas sweet of yore to see it play FA'NGLE, n. I passe ouer the fantasieing of formes, accidentes, out
And chase the sultriness of day, warde elementes, miraculous changes, secrete presences,
As springing high the silver dew FA'NGLED. the old word Fangles, cæpta, and other like forced termes, whereof Tertullian knoweth
In whirls fantastically flew, FA'NGLENESS. and this from A. S. Feng-un, none.—Jewell. Replie to Mr. Hardinge, p. 465.
And fiung luxurious coolness round suscipere, rem aggredi, capessere, (sc.) nova capta.
The air, and verdure o'er the ground.-Byros. The Gissu. Applied to
But they that so thinke after Austen's minde, do take awaye the truthe of his naturall bodye, & make it a very fan
FANTOM. See PHANTOM, and Fancy, and An attempt at something new; a foolish inno- tasticall bodye: from ye which heresie God delyuer his FANTASY. vation.
faithful.- A Boke made by John Frith, fol. 54. The word is of rare occurrence without the
Parfay, thought he, fantome is in min hed. epithet new. Ne they be not in comune (as fantastical foles wolde haue
Chaucer. The Man of Laues Tak, 5.5457 all thynges) nor one man hath not all vertues, and good As doeth the Tidife, for new fanglenesse. qualities.--Sir T. Elyot. The Governovr, b. i. c. 1.
FAP. Mr. Douce says,
means drunk, as appears from the Glossaries ; and
Where fantasy, near hand maid to the mind, And thus it standeth the in hande to doo so muche the
Mr. Nares declares, that he has met with it is
Sits and beholds, and doth discern them all ; rather bycause thou art called to be a teacher of the Ghospel Compounds in one things different in their kind; no Glossary : and in this he is not singular. being not yet of full growen age, whiche is not wonte easylye Compares the black and white, the great and small. Goose-berries are in some counties called jeaben to swerue into newe fangles, but thou hast ben brought vp Besides, those single forms she doth esteem, (as it were) euen from thy youth in the fayth of the Ghospell And in her balance doth their values try;
or feaberries, and in Suffolk, fapes; whence Mr. and in good learnyng.--Udal. Timothy, c. 4.
Where some things good, and some things ill do seem,
Moore suggests that we may be belped to the
And neutral some in her fantastic eve. The resydue that rests vnroulde,
meaning of the word. Fup, (sc.) intoricate i This busy power is working day and night; the remnaunte that remayne
with goose or fea-berry wine, and thus (generallri
For when the outward senses rest do take, Of this new fanglde fickle flocke,
drunk, A thousand dreams, fantastical and light,
Fea-berry, Skinner thinks, may be so woulde pose and put to paine
With fluttering wings do keep her still awake. called from fean, gefean, gaudere, to gladden; brThe fabling Fables tatling tongue.-Drant. Horace, Sat.2.
Sir John Davies. Immortality of the Soul, s. 20. cause these berries are pleasing both to the sigtii They diminysshe noo part of their maiestie, eyther with For however in matter of sensation, it (my soul) sees by
and palate. newe fangienesse, or with ouer sumptuous expences.
the eyes, and hears by the eares, and imagines by those Sir T'. Elyot. Governovr, b. ii. c. 3. | fantasms that are represented unto it; yet when it comes
Bar. And being fap, sir, was as they say casheerd: and
so conclusions past the car.eires, Be not, as is our fangled world, a garment to the higher works of intellectual elevations, how doth it
Shakespeare. Merry Wives of Windsor, Ad i. sc. 1. Nobler than that it couers.
leave the body below it. Shakespeare. Cymbeline, Act v. sc. 4.
Bp. Hall. Temptations Repelled, Dec. I.
Goth. Fairr, fairra; A. S. Fer. Their curious and inconstant new fangleness will not abide And what else shall they heare from all the Russians,
feorre, feortest ; Dut. Verta; Ger. to stay it, but with an heady importunity labours to over- fantastiques, and Frenchefied wanton dames that live about Fa'rness. S'Ferr; from the A. S. Far-an, to hasten the pace of God.-Bp. Hall. Cont. Saul & Samuel. them, but this opprobrious censure, that they are become professed Puritans.
go: and meaningIn holyday gown, and my new-fangled hat,
Prynne. Histrio-Mastix, pt. i. Act. viii. sc. 7. Last Monday I tript to the fair;
Gone; gone to a distance, removed, retrore. I held up my head, and I'll tell you for what,
And if that any drop of slombring rest
See Afar. Brisk Roger I guess'd wou'd be there.
Did chaunce to still into her weary spright,
Farther and farthest are probably a corruption Cunningham. Holyday Gown. When feble nature felt herselfe opprest,
of further and furthest, (qv.) The regular Cuinpa
Streightway with dreames, and with fantastike sight FA'NNOM. Ger. Fane, pannus lineus; Goth.
of dreadfuil things, the same was put to flight.
rison of far, being farrer, farrest. Fana. “ Fr. Fanon ; a scarf-like ornament worn
Spenser. Faerie Queene, b. iii. c. 2. Far is much used--prefixed. on the left arm of a sacrificing priest,” (Cotgrave.) Yea, through the indiscretions and inconsiderateness of And the kynge's tresour he delde eke aboute fer & net
some preachers, the fantastry and vain-babble of others, She is in lyke case florishinglye decked wyth golde, pre- and the general disposition of the people to admire what ciouse stone, and pearles, not only in her many folde kyndes makes a great show, and pretends to more thau ordinary
For in the farreste stude of Affric geandes while fette of ornamentes, as is her coopes, corporasses, chesybles, spirituality; things are in many places come to that pass,
Pike stones for medycine, & in yılond hem sette, tunicles, stooles, fannoms and miters, but also in mysterye that who teach Christian vertue and Religion, in of conterfeite godlinesse.-Bale. Image, pt. ii.
plain ness and simplicity without senseless phrases, and & thou ert comen fro ferne.--R. Brunne, p. 193
thPerhaps, says Skinner, from
that fap certainly
R. Gloucester, p. 14
Force-scribblers make use of the same noble invention, Ryght so ferde Reson by the. for thi rude spoche.
Piers Plouhman, p. 227.
Moost dere brother of alle thingis I make preier that thou
By force I understand, that species of the drama whose entre and faire welefulli, as thi soule doith welefulli.
Wiclif. 3 Jon.
Hurd. On the Provinces of the Drama, Introd.
Beloved, I wish in al thinges that thou prosperedest and
So that whether the Alchemist be furcical or not, it will faredest well, euē as thy soule prospereth. -Bible, 1551. 16.
She thanketh him upon hire kneis bare,
And home unto hire husbond is she fare,
And told him all, as ye han herd me say.
Chaucer. The Frankeleines Tale, v. 11,850.
For which the wardein chidde and made fare,
But ther of set the miller not a tare :
fuardus, fardus, fard: an etymology which, his He craked bost, and swore it n'as not so.
Id. The Reves Tale, v. 3997.
And if you liketh knowen the fare
Painting, also, any coloured or adulterate Of me, whose wo there may no wigt discriue
I can no more.
Id. Troilus, b. v.
Farewel physike; go bere the man to cherche.
Id. The Knightes Tale, v. 2762.
For he, whiche thanke deserue wolde
Unto this lady gothe and tolde
These present us with the Skeleton of History, not merely Of his message, howe it ferde.--Gower. Con. A. b. ii.
For of the Goddes perueiance
It felle hym on a daie perchance
That he in all his proude fare,
Unto the forest gan to fare
Id. Ib. b. i. Fyrst I consider the laboure that this woman tooke in her wantonness in its eyes.--Whitaker. Review of Gibbon's Hist. great and ferre journey.--Fisher. Seren Psalmes, Ps. 143.
For since I came to Pharao to speak in thy name, he hath FA'RDEL. Fr. Fardeau; It. Fardello; Sp. fared foule with this folke, and yet thou hast not deliuered He passed farre his grandfather in synne (in that he blasphemed the very God) in worshiping & doing reuerent Fardel; Dut. Fardeel; from the Lat. Farcire, to thy people at all. ---Bible, 1551. Exodus, c. 5. behauours to his false Gods and images, and prophaning or stuff, cram, or pack close.
And sir, they say they nat ben acustomed to go farre afote, abusing ye holy vessels.—Joye. Exposicion of Daniel, c. 5.
A package, a bundle.
wherefore they sende you worde, that if ye wyll sende thē
your horses, they wyll come to what place ye will apoynt
them to fyght wyth you, and to kepe their day: Fayre fared,
quoth the constable, we are nat in mynde to do to our eneUdal. Luke, c. 11.
mys so moche auantage, as to send to the our horses.
Berners. Froissart, Cronycle, vol. i. c. 309.
Which riches whiles the souldiers violently spoiled, they
For as the soyle of Gallia was not to bee compared with not touch, in respect of the couetous desire they had to
the soyle of Germanye, so the vsuall fare of Germanye was The equalitie or inequalitie of dayes, according to the things of greater value.-Brende. Quintus Curtius, fol. 41.
not to be compared with the fare of Gallia. neereness or jarness from the equinoctiall, &c.
Golding. Cæsar, fol. 24.
he made as though Pallas target (on the which Medusa's And therewithall she said onto the child : farewel my own
swete sonne, God send you good keping, let me kiss you lame of Christ, subvert bis doctrine, annihilate his authoimage of the Goddess; and feigning to seek for it, he ran
ones yet ere you goe, for God knoweth when we shall kis
silver which private persons had hidden amongst their far-
We truckt with them for a few skinnes and dartes, and
gaue them beads, nailes, pinnes, nedles, and cardes, they FARCE, v.
You could hardly cross a street but you met him puffing pointing to the shore, as though they would show ys great
friendship: but we little regarding their curtesie, gaue
them the gentle farewell, and so departed.
Hackluyt. Voyages, vol. jii. p. 113. Fa'rcicAL. said, by Menage, to be a
But never more,
It fortuned as they together fard, FA'RCICALLY. mixture or medley of various O happier thought ! can we be made the same:
They spide where Paridell came pricking fast sorts of viands; and applied, (with the It. Farsa,) It is enough in sooth that once we bore
Upon the plaine, the which himselfe prepar'd to a species of comedy, quod rerum varietate
farsa a These fardels of the heart--the heart whose sweat was
To giust with that braue straunger knight a cast. sit : because it is stuffed or filled with a variety of gore.-Byron. Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, c. 4.
Spenser. Faerie Queene, b. iii. c. 10. things, or with incidents of various kinds. See
For as a fierce, courageous mastiff fares,
That having once sure fasten'd on his foe, his Dict. Etym. and Orig. della Lin. Ital. in vv. FARE, n.
Fare, in Fare-well, is the
Lies tugging on that hold; never forbears,
“ So it is equally The more he feels his wounds, the more he dares.
Daniel. Ciril Wars, b. vi. And pinnes for to given fayre wives.
it ? how goes it ?" (Tooke.) And, consequentially, Here sent she up her dolphins, and they plyde
So busily their fares on every side,
They made a quicke returne.
you; what do you get; how are you treated; For that of loue is nat themprise;
Browne. Pastorals, b. ii. s. 3.
Thus we to beasts fall from our noble kinde,
Making our pastur'd bodies all our care ;
Allowing no subsistence to the Minde,
Fare, the n.--the sum paid for going, for the For Truth we grudge her as a costly fare.
Davenant. Gondibert, b. ij. c. 1.
Where, past the noblest street
be interpreted by the word, ado; made ado; and He to the forest gives his farewell, and doth keep He loued not these counterfaiting plaiers of farces and
seems (as Mr. Tyrwhitt observes) to have been His course directly down into the German deep.
derived from the French verb, Faire. For other mummeries, and yet lesse trewandes, that ben natural
Drayton, Poly-Olbion, s. 15. fooles, iuglers, and iesters for pleasure.-'Golden Boke, c. 14. instances, see Mr. Tyrwhitt's Gloss. to Chaucer.
The stranger now counts not the place so good,
He bids farewell, and saith, “The silent wood
Shall me hereafter from these dangers saue, and auancinge of the see of Rome, farced vp, and set out
He toke galeis tuenty
Well pleas'd with simple vetches in my caue.”
Beaumont, Horace, Sat. 6.
She called for music, Besides, they could wish, your poets would leave to bee
R. Brunne, p. 164.
And beggd some gentle voice to tune farewel promoters of other men's jests, and to way-lay all the stale apothegmes, or old books, they can heare of (in print, or
My godes that he has thare, my men diliucre of hond, To life and griefs : Christalla touched the lute;
And wept the funeral song,
Ford. The Broken Heart, Act iv. sc. 4.
But as a bark, that in foul weather,
Tossa hy two adverse winds together,
Is bruis'd and beaten to and fro,
And knows not which to turn him to;
Id. p. 131.
So far'd the knight between two foes, manders false, that is, inconsisting with the characters of So it farith by ech a persone. that possession forsaketh.
And knew not which of them t' oppose. walikind.-Dryden. Parallel of Poetry and Painting.
Piers Plouhman, p. 268.
Hudibras, pt. i. c. 3. 763
with lies and without shame.
Yet, labouring well his little spot of ground,
The moonke anon after went to the farmarie, & there For being a confusion of knaves and fools, and a faris. Some scattering pot-herbs here and there he found , died (his guts gushing out of his bellie) and had continuállie ginous concurrence of all conditions, tempers, sex, and afek, Which, cultivated with his daily care,
from henseforth three moonkes to sing masse for his soule, it is but natural if their determinations be monstrous, and And bruis'd with vervain, were his frugal fare. confirmed by their generall chapter.
many waies inconsistent with truth. Dryden. Virgil. Georg. b. iv. Fox. Martyrs, p. 233. King John poysoned by a Monk.
Brown. Vulgar Errours, b. i. c 3. Your answer yesterday from the Chancellor was about
These were the lucky first fruites that the Ghospel brought The whole treatise is a farrago, or collection from several rejecting your Speaker by the King's prerogative. And will forth for his rent and fermership.-Udal. Acts, c. 2.
other writers, as Ruftinus, Cæsarius, Pope Gregory 1., and you sit down and give up your right for a compliment ? if
Ivo Carnotensis.-Waterland. Works, vol. iv. p. 315. 80, farewell chusing a Speaker for the future.
Geue eare thou proud rich man what euer thou bee, that Parliamentary History. Charles II. an. 1678, 9. heapest together possessions and landes vpon landes : that This latter, which makes up the large farrago of dreams The hardy veteran, proud of many a scar,
art in euery corner a builder of houses, of fermeholdes, of is the only kind that needs an interpreter, on which acourt mainours, & of palacies.--Id. Luke, c. 2.
Macrobius defines a dream to be the notice of something The manly charms and honours of the war,
hid in allegory, which wants to be explained. Who hop'd to share his friend's illustrious doom, And whan the messagiers called upon them, euery man
Warburton. Dirine Legation, b. iv. & 4. And in the battle find a soldiour's tomb,
made his excuse : one sayed, he must go se his mainour or Leans on his spear to take his farewell view, farme-place, yt he lately bought.-Id. Matt. c. 22.
But the great farraginous body of Popish rites and teleAnd, sighing, bids the glorious camp adieu.
monies, the subject of my learned friend's letter from Rone, Tickell. On the Prospect of Peace. And for our coffers, with too great a Court,
had surely a different original.-Id. Ib. Notes. If joys hereafter must be purchas'd here
And liberall largesse, are growne somewhat light,
FA'RRIER, v. Fr. Maréchal
ferrant ; It. The reuennew whereof shall furnish vs Then welcome infamy and public shame;
FA'RRIER, n. Fabbro ferraio, or ferraro; And, last, a long fareweli to worldly fame. For our affayres in hand.—Shakes. Rich. II. Act i. sc. 4.
FA'RRIERY. Lat. Ferreus faber, a worker Dryden. The Hind & the Panther. As when two greedy wolves doe break by force
in iron; from the Lat. Ferrum, iron. Applied to The question itself is, whether the peace now proposed,
Into an heard, farre from the husband farme,
A shoer of horses; and also, to one who undersuch as it is, be better, or not, than a continuation of hos
So did these two through all the field their foes enforce. takes the care or cure of the diseases of horses. tilities ?- Whether, according to a familiar mode of speech,
Spenser. Faerie Queene, b. iv. c. 4. we may not go farther and fare worse.
Poppæa, the empresse, wise to Nero the Emperour, was Windham. Speech. Peace of Amiens, Nov. 4, 1801.
Cato would have this point especially to be considered, knowne to cause her ferrers ordinarily to shoe her chach Then farewell love, and farewell youthful fires !
that the soil of a farme (situate as hath been said) be good of horses and other palfries for her saddle (such especially as A nobler warmth my kindled breast inspires.
itselfe, and fertile: also, that neare unto it there be store of shee set store by, and counted more daintie than the fest) Far bolder notes the list'ning wood shall fill :
labourers : and that it be not farre from a good and strong with cleane gold.-Holland. Plinie, b. xxxiii. c. 11.
towne; moreover, that it have sufficient meanes for transFlow smooth, ye rivulets; and ye gales, be still.
So tooke she chamber with her son, the God of Petart, Jones. Solima. An Arabian Eclogue. porting of the commodities which it yieldeth, either by vessels upon water or otherwise by waines upon the land.
With firme doores made, being joyned ciose, and sith a There Harold gazes on a work divine,
Holland. Plinie, b. xvii. c. 5.
privy key, A blending of all beauties ; streams and dells,
That no God could command but Jove. Fruit, foliage, crag, wood, cornfield, mountain, vine, He (Lycurgus) met one day as he went in the street, a
Chapman. Homer. Iliad, b. ait. And chietiess castles breathing stern farewells. publican or jarmer of the forrein taxes and tribute for the
Some of whom might, without disparagement to their Byron. Childe Harold's Pilgrimage. city, who had laid hands upon the Philosopher Xenocrates, profession, do it an usefull piece of service, if they would be
and would have laid him to prison in all baste, because he pleased to collect and digest all the approved experimedi FARINA. 2 Fr. Farineux, from Lat. Fa- paid not the duties imposed upon strangers.
and practices of the farriers, graziers, butchers, and the like, Farinaceous. S rina, meal, from far, corn; far
Holland. Plutarch, p. 762.
which the ancients did not despise. molitum. He had no lesse regard of the citties fermours of tillage,
Boyle. Works, vol. č. p. 10. See the quotations. and other undertakers and purueiours of the publike corne,
But Cæsar, at his return, knowing him to be a chea. then of the people and commons of the cittie.
banished him out of Italy; since, instead of being shat be Some fly with two wings, as birds and many insects, some
Id. Suetonius, p. 58.
pretended to be, he was found only a farrier whose true with four, and all farinaceous or mealy-winged animals, as 19 May, 1672. Went to Margate: and the following day name was Herophilus.- Middleton. Life of Cicero, s. S. butter-flies and moths.-Broun. Vul. Errours, b. iii. c. 15. was carried to see a gallant widow, brought up a farmoresse, and I think of gigantic race, rich, comely, and exceedingly
FA'RROW, v. A. S. Færh, porcellus, a Mankind take as aliment all the parts of vegetables ; but industrious.--Evelyn. Memoirs, vol. i.
FA'RROW, n. their properest food, of the vegetable kingdom, is taken from the farinaceous, or mealy seeds of some culmiferous plants,
Crofts, with several others in the kingdom, was appointed pig, (Somner.) The Lat. Verris, or, with equal as oats, barley, wheat, &c. &c. to raise money for the king, by farming out his lands there, probability, (as Skinner acknowledges) the Lar
. Arbuthnot. On Aliments, c. 3. Prop. 4. and selling the wards and marriages of such as were in the Parere, has furnished this word. Jamieson decides This is divided into many cells which contain a great king's homage.-Strype. Memoriais. Edw. VI. an. 1551.
for the Lat. Verres. But the word may originally number of small seeds covered with a red farina.
The jury was not called out of the toun, for they would be northern. Fara, (A. S. Far-an, to go,) is used Granger. The Sugar-Cane, b. iv. Note.
not trust it to them ; but out of the farms of the chapel. in Swed. for coire; and in A. S. Fare, the Doua,
Burnet. Hist. of the Reformation, an. 1543. is, familia, comitatus ; and faras, generationes FARM, v. Fr. Ferme, which Menage FARM, n. derives from the Lat. Firmus, So Cymon led her home, and leaving there,
(see Ihre and Lye,) and may have been applied to No more would to his country clowns repair, FA'RMER. (q.d.) un lieu ferme, un cloBut sought his father's house with better mind,
any fruit or produce of coition, of going or coming FARMERESS. serie ; to a firm place, an en- Refusing in the farm to be confined.
together; and thus, to any thing begotten or FA'RMERY. closure: fermer, the verb, also
Dryden. Cymon & Iphigenia. brought forth.
To bear or bring forth.
Ta'en from the sow as soon as farrowed, that it is from the A. S. Fearm-ian, feormian,
Bp. Beveridge, vol. ii. Ser. 84.
A fortnight fed with dates, and muskadine, victum præbere, to supply food ; husbandmen or They have even voluntarily put their own territory, that
That stood my master in twenty marks a piere.
Massinger. The City Madam, Act ii. se, 1. farmers (as they allege) not originally paying is a large and fine country adjacent to Madras, called their
They farrow commonly twice a yeare; they bee with picke their landlord money, then very scarce, but food ashire, wholly out of their protection; and have continued to farm their subjects, and th duties towards these sub
four moneths, one sow may bring at one farrow iVela (victum) and other necessary articles. And seejects, to that very Naboh, whom they themselves constantly pigges, but reare so many she cannot. the quotation from Blackstone, who adopts the represent as an habitual oppressor, and a relentless tyrant.
Holland. Plinie, b. viii. c.51.
Burke. On Mr. Fox's East India Bill. opinion of Spelman and Skinner. By application,
Wish'd woman might have children fast, to farm, is
Farm or feorme, is an old Saxon word signifying prori. And thought whose sow had farrou'd last. To hire or take upon hire ; to hold or take sions; and it came to be used instead of rent or "render,
Swift. Baucis & Philemon, because antiently the greater part of rents were reserved in for certain rents or sums to be rendered, or provisions ; in corn, in poultry, and the like; till the use of FARTHER, v. See Far, and FURTHER; other considerations required and performed; to money became more frequent. So that a former, firmarius, FA'rther, adj. of which latter farther is prolet land or other property upon such conditions ;
was one who held his lands upon payment of a rent or
FA'RTHER, ad. to till or cultivate land.
bably a corrupt manner of original sense, the word farm is brought to signify the very
FA'RTHEST. writing and speaking. Vor wanne eny byssop, other abbod deyde in Engelond, estate or lands so held upon farm or rent.
FA'RTHERMORE. To move further; to adHer londes & her rentes the kyng huld in hys honde,
Blackstone. Commentaries, b. ii. e. 20.
FA'RTHERMOST. And other wule to ferme tok. R. Gloucester, p. 414.
vance, to promote. The farming out of the defence of a country being wholly He was the beste begger in al his hous : unprecedented and evidently abused, could have no real
And ferthirorer, for as moche as the caitif body of man is And gave a certaine ferme for the grant, object but to enrich the contractor at the Company's expense.
rebel both to reson and to sensualitee, therefore it is worthy Non of his bretheren came in his haunt.
Burke. Articles of Charge against Warren Hastings. the deth.---Chaucer. The Persones Tale.
Then goth he farther & declareth wherfore be easbed
theyr feete, as he before said to Saint Peter, that he shoux In every good towne there is a drunken tauerne, called a Farra'GO. See the quotation from Pliny. know it afterward.-Sir T. More. Workes, p. 1317. Eursemay, which the emperour sometime letteth out to FARRA'GINOUS. Applied generally to farme, & sometimes bestoweth for a yeare or two on some
Fardermore, saith Safnt Johan, I sawe an infrnite bost
Any kind of medley or mixture. duke or gentleman in recompense of his seruice.
of angels beholdinge the face of the heuenlye father. Hackluyt. Voyages, vol. i. p. 314. As for that kind of dredge or farrage which commeth of
Bale. Image, pt. i. the refuse and light corne purged from the red wheat far, it The Hiero-cæsarienses fetchte their matter from a fartir As for example: farmes or granges which conteine chambers in them, more than fiftie cubits in length, tenne in mingled among.-Holland. Plinie, b. xviii. c. 16. ought to be sowne very thicke with vetches, otherwhiles beginning, inducing their Dianapersica, and a temple de
dicated by King Cyrus.-Greneway. Tacitus. Annales, p. breadth, and twentie in height.-Id. Ib. p. 577.
I return you my most thankful acknowledgments for that These enterprises were very much farthered by the copre God saue you good man, pray you be nat miscontented, collection, or farrago of prophecies, as you call them, (and of a letter that went commonly through mens hands true for I toke you for a farmour of myne in Essexe, for ye are that very properly in regard there is a mixture of good and or false I wote not) of Otho now deceased, to Vespasian. lyke him.-Berners. Froissart. Cronycle, vol. ii. p. 96. bad,) you pleased to send me lately.-Howell, b. iii Let 22.
Holland. Suetoniss, p. .
FASCIATED. } ligature
No sooner was the moone risen, but in order of battaile Phan. By my faith, that spoils all the former, for these The ancients imagined that spitting in their bosome three
times, (which was a sacred number) would prevent fascing-
Brewer. Lingua, Act iii. sc. 6. tion. --Faukes. Theocritus, Id. 6. Note.
By which the magic art of shrewder wits,
Holds an unthinking multitude enthrallid.
Middleton. The Mayor of Quinborough. Some to the fascination of a name
Surrender judgment hoodwinked.–Couper. Task, b. vi.
FA'SCINE. Fr. Fascine, a bundle (sc. of
King. The Art of Lore, pt. xii. sticks.) See Fasces.
Where it was found impossible, orders were given to the
horse of the second line of the allies to provide themselves,
each squadron with twenty fascines, to facilitate the passage. have farthered the opinion, that Scipio and Lælius joined body knows at once the picture of Queen Elizabeth.
Tindal. History of England. Anne, an. 3. (1704.)
Walpole. Anecdotes of Painting, vol. i. c. 7.
Our general had been busy for the last two hours, throw-
Lat. Fascis, a bundle. | ing up an entrenchment with fascines, earth-bags, and
FA'SCICLE. Fasces is applied to the bundle chevaux de frize.—Swinburne. Spain, p. 42.
Fr. Façoner; from the and not the Father himself.
FASCI'CULATED. man consuls; and thence
Lat. Fac-ere, to make. Of
FA'SHIONABLE. fashion in clothes, Skinner
FA'SHIONABLENESS. says,--that form which
FA'SHIONABLY. the tailor gave the clothes,
The British Amphitrite, smooth and clear,
dum fuceret. Proud her returning Prince to entertain
To form or make, to
FA'SHIONLY, adj. shape or mould; to fit, to
Dryden. Astræa Redux.
suit. work of this master, (John of Padua :) but these imperfect
You must submit your fasces to theirs, and at best be
Fashion, in dress or appearance, action or speech,
is that form or manner, mode or method, most
conmmonly followed at a particular time or place.
In length and greatnesse by reason.
Chaucer. Rom. of the Rose.
As Dunstane in the house of a widdowe was fashionynge
a prieste's stoole, his harp hanging vppon the wal withoute
Sir W. Jones. On Select Indian Plants. touchinge sounded the note of Gandet in celis.
Bale. English Votaries, pt. i.
Notwithstāding the faithful father leaueth not the matter
on this fashion, but also taketh awaye soche fonde ymagina-
cions as wolde cause mē to surmyse, y' Christe's bodye shulde
2 Lat. Fascia. a band or
be in mo places at ones then one.
A Boke made by John Fryth, fol. 53.
Fashions in all our gesterings,
fashions in our attyre,
Which (as the wise haue thoughte do cum,)
and goe in circled gyre.-Drunt. Horace, b. i. Sat. 2.
In whiche act, as the man is principall doer and fashioner,
Brown. Cyrus' Garden, c. 2.
Udal. Corinth. c. 31.
that rising power, able to break the fasciations and bands of Fashiond above within their inmost part,
death, to get clear out of the cere cloth, and an hundred That neither Phæbus' beams could through them throng,
Spenser, Faerie Queene, b. iii. c. 6.
Id. p. 106. And even diadems themselves were but fasciations, and It would be helpful to us if we might borrow such autho-
rity as the rhetoricians by patent may give us, with a kind
Id. Cyrus' Garden, c. 2. of Promethean skill to shape and fashion this outward man
into the similitude of a body, and set him visible before us;
FA'SCINATE, v. ? Fr. Fasciner; It. Fasci- | imagining the inner man only as the soul.
Milton. Reason of Church Government, b. ii. c. 3.
Hen. . .
Pliny: Isogonus addeth, that such like these are that wer faulty.- Udal. Ep. to Titus, Advert.
No beauty to be had, but in wresting and writhing our among the Triballians and Illyrians, who with
own tongue? Nothing is fashionable, till it bee deform'd ;
and this is to write like a gentleman.
B. Jonson. Discoveries.
These are the hard tasks of a Christian, worthy of our
sweat, worthy of our rejoycing, all which that Babylonish
To charm, enchant or bewitch, by the eyes, religion shifteth off with a careless fashionablenesse, as if it
the looks; generally, to charm or enchant; to hold had not to do with the soul.–Bp. Hall, Ep. 3. Dec. 3.
Neither doth Saul goe fashionably to worke, but does this
service heartily and painfully, as a man that desires rather ter-Strype. Memorials. King Edw. VI. an. 1552.
to effect the command, then please the commander.
Id. Cont. The Meeting of Saul & Samuel.
unveiled, and the Lady Portsmouth's
and esteem the other giddy agitation of their persons up I now begin to see my vanity.
and down the world, floating upon their fancies, but as a Shine in this glasse, reflected by the foile !
My linnener? perfumer? barber? all?
B. Jonson. Siaple of Newes, Act v. sc. 1.
impute it to a certain innate wisdom and vertue that was And thou gallant, that readest and deridest this madnesse Green. The Grotto.
in him, [the Duke of Buckingham.) with which he surprised, of fashion, if thine eyes were not dazzled with like fashions
and even fascinated all the faculties of his incomparable at home and a more fashionly monster of thy self.
Purchas. Pilgrimage, c. 9. s. 2.
3 gadin ; It. Vertugalla ; We see the opinion of fascination is ancient, for both The literal translation of the Greek (of Irenæus) may run
image and likeness of the uncreated God: the Father de
Bacon. Naturall Historie, $ 944. | signing and giving out orders; the Son executing and
creating; the Holy Ghost supplying nutriment and increase"
Waterland. Works, vol. i. p. 311.
But had Joseph out of a vain vagrant humour, travelled
Egypt (as some do into France, and other places) only
Dryden. Britannia Rediviva. to see the country, and to learn fashions (as the word goes)
1 The Lat lagi i Skuna ubo
en hoge in intente, and to brynge in,
at the leaste, my
far. in confirmation of this etymology, Vossius quotes seruile or indigent fashion, but in some free and plentifull
Too popular is tragic poesie,