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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 treible 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 fancijul 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. and other actions indicating madness. thus, to fancy, or have a fancy for, is to like, to
Dryden. Lucretius, b. ii. Any one raving or insane ; wildly enthusiastic: have a liking or desire for; sometimes opposed to, Even in painting, a judicious obscurity in some things a 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 yowes, as they haue bene vsed, better take for granted.
power on the fancy to form the grander passions than those broken than kepte, but in the fayihfull 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. quotation from Milton.
Burke. On the Sublime and Beautiful. Bale. Apology, fol. 96.
To fancy, as distinguished from imagination, 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 to all God, (for so be intitled himself, he had drawen already of investing the personification, with the qualities authority; as the former are tonali freedom; and every or
eight tiers of the Æduans: but that graue and wise city, assemof real beings.
and usurpation is not
formed on their fancies.-Id. Let. to the Sheriffs . f Bristol bling 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,
Of what I've writ, or what I've said, never brought to effect without the tierce encounter of truth his seruaunt.- Udal. 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 (maleinany fond errors and fanatic opinions. ria prima) whiche in all thinges is one and altereth not, but
Lloyd. A Familiar Letter »f 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 Legalion, b. iv. 8. 4. out of their right wits, seeme to divine and tell things to come.--Holland, Livivs, 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 ruinors, and that ship, 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 atheists being that blind Goddess, Nature's fanaticks.
Or at one time things of proffit
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 knowledge of nature and the works of God, promotes the They swim in mirth, and fansie that they feel
FANE. Lat. Fanum, a temple, from the Gr. greatest interests of religion; and by the three last it appears Divinitie within them breeding wings, how fundamentally opposite it is to all schism and fana
Naov, by transposition uvov, and prefixing the
Wherewith to scorn the Earth.-Milton, Par. Lost, b. ix. ticism, which are made up and occasioned by superstition,
Digamma Favov. And vaov, from va-elv, 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 perFrom 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.)
As a weak man, and not her janey's idol. written word, whether they be entitled inspiration, or inter
Massinger. The Bondman, Act v. sc. 3.
This most religious king (Ethelbert) with most devout
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, hat else soever; I say, all such claims brought to exclude V pon 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.
Crozall, Ovid. Met. b. xiii. men may think of ii) is much worse than infidelity, than
Bresting the lofty surge.--Shakespeare. Hen. V. Chorus. funaticalness, 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; conflict with some of those exploded fanaticks of slavery, Her office holds; of all external things,
She bids th' illuminated pane, who formerly maintained what I believe no creature now Which the five watchful senses represent,
Along thy lofty-vaulted fane, maintains, that the crown is held by divine, hereditary, and She forms imaginations, aerie shapes,
Shed the dim blaze of radiance richly clear. indefeasible right.-Burke. On the French Revolution. Which Reason, joyning or disjoyning, frames
Warton. Ode. For the New Year, 11 S. 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;
His palace burning, and his fanes o'erthrown; power maintain, that a popular election is the sole lawfull
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 fanalical 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. s. 6.
Albertus Magnus, as I remember, with somewhat curio- O stormy people unsad and ever untrewe
And undiscrete, and changing as a jane. they will prefer it, as is well known, to their own peace, to towards the influences of the heavenly motions and astro
Chaucer. The Cierkes Tale, v. 8872. their own property, and to their own lives; and can there logical calculations, supposeth that religion hath had its be a doubt in such a case that they would prefer it to the successive alterations and seasons according to certain pe
FANFARON. ) It. Fanfarone ; “ Fr. Fan. peace of their country?--Burke. Petition of the Unitarians. riodical revolutions of the planets.
FANFARON A'DE. S farer,—to sound or resound,
Hale. Origin. of Mankind, p. 168. From the consequences of the genius of Henry Duke of
as trumpets; to challenge or brave one with Visco did the British American empire arise, an empire
Others, whom avaricious thoughts bewitch,
sound of trumpets; to brag, vaunt; niake a great Fhich, unless retarded by the illiberal and inhuman spirit Consume their time to multiply their gains;
flourish or bravado," (Cotgrave.) The word, says of religious fanaticism, will in a few centuries perhaps be
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 FA'NCY, v. Variously written,-Fansy, Every opinion concerning the divine nature or perfections perform. FA'ncy, n. fantasy, phantasy. Fr. Fan- which is in itself absurd and unintelligible, is just so far FA'NCIFUL.
Virgil makes Æneas a bold arower of his owne virtues : taisie ; It. and sp. Fantasia ; hurtful to religion, as it diverts men from the practice of the FA'NCIFULLY.
Sum pius Æneas famâ super athera notus ; Lat. Phantasia ; Gr. Þavta
law of righteousness, by filling them with a childish and FANCIFULNESS.
superstitious imagination, that God is pleas'd with their which, in the civility of our poets is the character of a fanfagla, ato TOU Paivertai, to ap- pretending or fansying that they believe they know not what.
ron or Hector: for with us the knight takes occasion to FA'nciless. pear; because (says Vossius)
Clarke, vol. i. Ser. 35.
walk out, or sleep, to avoid the vanity of telling his own
story, which the trusty 'squire is ever to peform for him. the forms of the things of which we have, or think While in dark ignorance we lay, afraid
Dryden. On Dramatick Poesy. 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 Put such fantastic forms to shameful flight.
new constitution ; accompanied with fanfaronades in the the forms or images of things; to think, conceive Buckinghamshire. On Mr. Ilobbes and his Writings. modern style of the French bureaus, things which have VOL 1
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 Afairs. his fannoms and fopperies, and let them haue frely the true godliness.-Glanrill, Ser. 1.
Christ again.-Bale. English Votaries, Pref.
Thy trumpet such supposed to advance
Is but as those fantastically deem,
Whom folly, youth, or frenzy doth intrance.
Sp. Fantasia ; Lat. Phan
Drayton. Legend of Robert Duke of Normandy FA'NGLESS.
tasia ; Gr. Þavtaora, from
Nor is this corruption happened to the Greek language,
Φανταζεσθαι, and this from take, is not uncommon in our early writers. See
as it useth to happen to others, either by the law of the conUNDERFANG.
Fantastick, adj. Priveo dan, to appear. See queror, or inundation of strangers; but it is insensibly crept
FANTA'STICK, n. Fancy, and PHANTASY. in by their own supine negligence and fantastickness. 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.
FANTA'STICALLY. imagine, devise, conceive, Dear, from thine arms then let me fly,
FANTASTICALNESS. invent; cast about, think That my fantastic mind may prove
The torments it deserves to try
FANTASTICKNESS. All feasts, societies, and throngs of men.
of, revolve in the mind ;
That tears my fix'd heart from my lore.
Rochester. A Songs Destruction phang mankinde.
also, to fancy 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 Yos, 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 50 fastsstically
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 th: In this matere a queinte fantasie. Holland. Plinie, b. viii. c. 52.
relates to those people, that he prefers 'em not only be Chaucer. The l'if of Bathes Prol. v. 6098.
those of his own country, but all the world besides. Hast. Besides, the king hath wasted all his rods
Rore. The Biter, Acti. On late offenders, that he now doth lacke
Wherof diuers fantasies The very instruments of chasticement : l'pon his great holinesse
He hath indeed in this last book of his, to my great 2017So 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 15LT May offer, but not hold.
to myself to have put him out of conceit with it, by baving For he fantasieth thus : In case thei go to wracke, what Shakespeare. Henry IV. Act iv. sc. 1. 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 Sussen
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 V ncertaine Auctors. The Louer, &c.
raise up her vain fantastic front, and to trample down *** Tears from the Alps a ridge of knotty oaks
Christian establishments and institutions, yet, on a sudita Deep fang'd, and ancient tenants of the rock.
Howeuer God's hand dealeth heere in this world in punish
“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 Rev. Mr. Martige 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 c. 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 contribution, to cruelty, enjoined to sing Te Deum for the blessings thus can euer rise againe or appeare, before the iudgement daie.
Burke. On the French Revistice conferred upon them.-For. Speech, Jan. 1794.
Fox. Martyrs, p. 296. Appearing of Dead Men. 'Twas sweet of yore to see it play
And chase the sultriness of day,
As springing high the silver dew
In whirls fantastically flew, FA'NGLENESS. and this from A. S. Feng-iin, none. - Jewell. Replie to Mr. Hardinge, p. 465.
And flung luxurious coolness round suscipere, rem aggredi, capessere, (sc.) nova cæpta.
The air, and verdure o'er the ground.—Byron. Tie Gice.
But they that so thinke after Austen's minde, do take Applied toawaye the truthe of his naturall bodye, & make it a very fan
FANTOM. See PHANTOM, and Fasci, 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. Ne they be not in comune (as fantastical foles wolde haue
Chaucer. The Man of Lates Tak, F. 5451 epithet new. all thynges) nor one man hath not all vertues, and good
FAP. qualities. ---Sir T. Elyot. The Governour, b. i. c. 1. As doeth the Tidife, for new fanglenesse.
Mr. Douce says, that fep certainly Chaucer. The Legend of Good Women, Prol.
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 jeabes 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
or feaberries, and in Suffolk, fapes; whence Mr.
And in her balance doth their values try; and in good learnyng.–Udal. Timothy, c. 4.
Where some things good, and some things ill do seem,
Moore suggests that we may be helped to the And neutral some in her fantastic eve.
meaning of the word. Fup, (sc.) intoxicate
! The resydue that rests vnroulde,
This busy power is working day and night ; the remnaunte that remayne
with goose or fea-berry wine, and thus (generally
For when the outward senses rest do take, Of this new fanglde fickle flocke,
A thousand dreams, fantastical and light,
drunk. 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; beThe 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 sight They diminysshe noo part of their maiestie, eyther with For however in matter of sensation, it (my soul] sees by
and palate. newe junglenesse, or with ouer sumptuous expences. the eyes, and hears by the eares, and imagines by those Sir T'. Elyot. Governorr, b. ii. c. 3. | fantasms that are represented unto it; yet when it comes
Bar. And being fap, sir, was as they say casheerd : ani
so conclusions past the car-eires. Be not, as is our fangled world, & garment to the higher works of intellectual elevations, how doth it
Shakespeare, Merry Wives of Windsor, Adt i se. 1. Nobler than that it couers.
leave the body below it. Shakespeare. Cymbeline, Act v. sc. 4.
Bp. Hall. Temptations Repelled, Dec. I.
FAR, adj. Goth. Fairt, fairra; A. S. Fer, Their curious and inconstant new fangleness will not abide And what else shall they heare from all the Russians, Far, ad. to stay it, but with an heady importunity labours to over
feorre, feorrest; Dut. Verra; Ger. fantastiques, and Frenchefied wanton dames that live about
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, reinote. 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
of further and furthest, (qv.)" The regular cuinţaFA'NNOM. Ger. Fane, pannus lineus; Goth.
Of dreadfull things, the same was put to flight.
rison of far, being farrer, farrest.
Far is much used-prefixed. Fana.
Spenser. Faerie Queene, b. iii. c. 2. “ Fr. Fanon ; a scarf-like ornament worn 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 & per
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 feste of ornamentes, as is her coopes, corporasses, chesybles, spirituality; things are in many places come to that pass,
Pike stones for medycine, & in yrlond hem sette, tunicles, stooles, fannoms and miters, but also in mysterye that those who teach Christian vertue and Religion, in uf conterfeite godlinesse.- Bale. Image, pt. ii.
plainness and simplicity without senseless phrases, and & thou ert comen fro ferre.--R. Brunne, p. 193
R. Gloucester, p. 14
Id p. 14
He said, Now sall I die
Farce-scribblers make use of the same noble invention, Ryght so ferde Reson by the. for thi rude spoche. Heip knyghtes if ge may, I may no ferrer go. [laughter] to entertain citizens, country-gentlemen, and
Piers Plouhman, p. 227. R. Brunne, p. 44. Covent-Garden fops.-Dryden. Par. of Poetry and Painting.
Moost dere brother of alle thingis I make preier that thou Wide was his parish, and houses far asonder, By farce I understand, that species of the drama whose
entre and faire welefulli, as thi soule doith welefulli. But he ne left nouht for no rain ne thonder sole aim and tendency is to excite laughter.
Wiclif. 3 Jon. In sikenesse and in mischief to visite
Hurd. On the Provinces of the Drama, Introd.
Beloved, I wish in al thinges that thou prosperedest and The ferrest in his parish, moche and lite, Upon his fete, and in his hand a staf.
So that whether the Alchemist be farcical or not, it will faredest well, cuē as thy soule prospereth. --Bible, 1551. ib. Chaucer. The Prologue, v. 497. appear, at least, to have this note of farce, “ That the prin
She thanketh him upon hire kneis bare, cipal character is exaggerated."-Id. Ib. c. 4.
And home unto hire husbond is she fare, And if y leeve hem fasting into her hous thei schulen fayle
And told him all, as ye han herd me say. in the weye for summe of hem cummen fro fer.
Chaucer. The Frankeleines Tale, v. 11,850.
For which the wardein chidde and made fare, This peple honoureth me with lippis but her herte is fer it from the Lat. Fucus, thus: Fucus, fucardus,
But ther of set the miller not a tare : fro me.-Id. Matt. c. 15.
fuardus, fardus, fard: an etymology which, his He craked bost, and swore it n'as not so. Gan I behold besely editor says, cannot possibly be received. Cot
Id. The Reves Tale, v. 3997. And I woll tell you redely grave says, it is properly ceruse or white lead.
And if you liketh knowen the fare
of me, whose wo there may no wigt discriue
I can no more.
Id. Troilus, b. v.
Truth is a matron: error a curtizan; the matron cares Farewel physike; go bere the man to cherche.
Id. The Knightes Tale, v. 2762. Id. The Man of Lawes Tale, v. 5519. curtizan with philtres and sarding.
For he, whiche thanke deserue wolde
Bp. Hall. Sermon at Thebald, Sept. 15, 1628. The fend (quod he) you secche body and bones,
Unto this lady gothe and tolde As fer-forthly as ever ye were foled,
These present us with the Skeleton of History, not merely Of his message, howe it ferde.-Gower. Con. A. b. ii. So mochel wo as I have with you tholed, (suffered.] clothed with muscles, animated with life, and bearing the
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 jerre journey.--Fisher. Seven 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 blaspherned the very God) in worshiping & doing reuerent Fardel; Dut. Fardeel; from the Lat. Farcire, to thy people at all.--Bible, 1551. Éxodus, c. 5. bebauours 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 thé So the matter was brought to thys passe, that Cesar would
your horses, they wyll come to what place ye will apoynt Heaping burden upon burden, ye laye vpõ the shoulders
them to fyght wyth you, and to kepe their day: Fayre fared, not suffer his horsmen to stray any farnesse from his maine of the simple people, a whole fardel vnpossible to be borne.
quoth the constable, we are nat in mynde to do to our enebartell of fotemen.-Golding. Cæsar, fol. 119.
Udal. Luke, c. 11.
mys so moche auantage, as to send to the our horses. Cri. Nay, but where is't ? I prythce, say. Hor. On the farre side of all Tyber yonder, by Caesar's Which riches whiles the souldiers violently spoiled, they
Berners. Froissart, Cronycle, vol. i. c. 309. gardens.-B. Jonson. Poetaster. strowed the wais ful of packs & fardels, which they would
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. ntereness or farness from the equinoctiall, &c. Purchas. Pilgrimage, b. i. c. 2. The Athenians being come down unto the haven of Piræa,
Golding. Cæsar, fol. 24. If therefore there be any, who, under colour of the blessed
he made as though Pallas target (on the which Medusa's And therewithall she said vnto the child : farewel my own
head was graven) had been lost, and was not found with the haine of Christ, subvert his doctrine, annihilate his autho
swete sonne, God send you good keping, let me kiss you en rity and our salvation; it is so far from being our duty to image of the Goddess; and feigning to seek for it, he ran
ones yet ere you goe, for God knoweth when we shall kis sacked every corner of the galleys, and found a great deal of together agayne. -Sir T. More. Workes, p. 51. upite ourselves to them, that, on the contrary, we are
silver which private persons had hidden amongst their farobliged to part with them. dels.-North. Plutarch, p. 103.
We truckt with them for a few skinnes and dartes, and Daillé. Apology for the Reformed Churches. FARCE, v.
gaue them beads, nailes, pinnes, nedles, and cardes, they Fr. Farcir; Lat. Farcire, and blowing, with his fardel of nonsence under his arm, You could hardly cross a street but you met him puffing
pointing to the shore, as though they would show vs great to stuff or cram.
friendship : but we little regarding their curtesie, gaue
them the gentle farewell, and so departed. FA'RCEMENT. spect to farce, the noun, it is show them.---Dryden. Remarks on the Empress of Morocco.
Hackluyt. Voyages, vol. iii. p. 113. FA'RCICAL. said, by Menage, to be a
But never more,
It fortuned as they together far'd,
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 himselse prepar'd to a species of comedy, quod rerum varietate farsa These fardels of the heart-the heart whose sweat was
To giust with that braue straunger kvight a cast.
gore.-Byron. Childe Harold's Pilgrimage, c. 4. sit: because it is stuffed or filled with a variety of
Spenser. Faerie Queene, b. iii. c. 10. things, or with incidents of various kinds. See
For as a fierce, courageous mastiff fares, his Dict. Etym. and Orig. della Lin. Ital. in vv. Fare, n.
Fare, in Fare-well, is the
That having once sure fasten'd on his foe,
Lies tugging on that hold; never forbears,
“ So it is equally The more he feels his wounds, the more he dares. His tippet was ay farsed ful of knives Farewe'll, n. said in English, How fares
Daniel. Civil 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 Chaucer. Prologie, v. 233. How is it with you; how proceed, or succeed So busily their fares on every side, Parce not thy visage in no wise, you; what do you get; how are you treated;
They made a quicke returne. For that of loue is nat themprise ;
Browne. Pastorals, b. ii. s. 3. Por loue doth haten, as I finde,
how provided for. A beautie that cometh nat of kinde.-Id. Rom. of the R. To go or move on, to proceed, to advance, to Thus we to beasts fall from our noble kinde,
Making our pastur'd bodies all our care; succeed; to be treated or provided for. Which was farforth farsed, stuffed & swollé we venemous
Allowing no subsistence to the Minde, heresies. -Sir T. More. Workes, p. 314.
Fare, the n.—the sum paid for going, for the For Truth we grudge her as a costly fare. passage. Also, treatment, provisions.
Davenant. Gondibert, b. ii. c. 1. Veuer was there puddyng stuffed so full of farsynge, as his Fare, in the second example from Chaucer, may holye feelynge faythefuli folke are farsed full of heresies.
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.
Drayton. Poly-Olbion, s. 15. Dommeries, and yet lesse trewandes, that ben natural derived from the French verb, Faire. For other looles, 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, The substance of the whole is nothinge else but flatteringe, The past part. is Fared, far'd, fart.
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. promoters of oiher men's jests, and to way-lay all the stale
And begg'd some gentle voice to tune farerrel apothegmes, or old books, they can heare of (in print, or
My godes that he has thare, my men diliuere 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, unsavory fareements.-Peltham, pt. i. Res. 93.
Toss'd by 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,
So it farith by ech a persone. that possession forsaketh. And knew not which of them t' oppose.
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 forta. Some scattering pot-herbs here and there he found, died (his guts gushing out of his bellie) and had continuallie ginous concurrence of all conditions, tempers, sex, and ages, 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.
Brou'n. 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 Ruflinus, Cæsarius, Pope Gregory L., and you sit down and give up your right for a compliment ? if
Ivo Carnotensis.-Waterland. Works, vol. iv. p. 315. 50, farewell chusing a Speaker for the future.
Geue eare thou proud rich man what euer thou bee, that
art in euery corner a builder of houses, of fermcholdes, of is the only kind that needs an interpreter, on which account The hardy veteran, proud of many a scar, mainours, & of palacies.-11. 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 vpon them, euery man
Warburton. Dirine Legation, b. iv. 8. 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 cereAnd, sighing, bids the glorious camp adieu.
monies, the subject of my learned friend's letter from Rome, Tickell. On the Prospect of Peace. And for our coffers, with too great a Court,
had surely a different original.-Id. Ib. Notes.
And liberall largesse, are growne somewhat light,
FA'RRIER, v. Fr. Maréchal ferrant; It. With loss of all that mortals hold so dear,
The reuennew whereof shall furnish vs Then welcome infamy and public shame;
FA'RRIER, n. Fabbro ferraio, or ferraro ; For our affayres in hand. --Shakes. Rich. II. Act i. sc. 4. And, last, a long fareweli to worldly fame.
FA'RRIERY. Lat. Ferreus fuber, 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 continuatiou of hostuities? - Whether, according to a familiar mode of speech,
So did these two through all the field their foes enforce. takes the care or cure of the diseases of horses.
Spenser. Faerie Queene, b. iv. c. 4. we may not go farther and fare worse.
Poppæa, the empresse, wife 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 ber coach 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
itselfe, and fertile: also, that neare unto it there be store of A nobler warmth my kindled breast inspires.
shee set store by, and counted more daintie than the resi) labourers : and that it be not farre from a good and strong with cleane gold.-Holland. Plinie, b. xxxiii. c. 11. Far bolder notes the list'ning wood shall fill :
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 Pertary. 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 close, and with 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. Niad, b. xiv. And chietiess castles breathing stern farewells.
publican or farmer of the forrein taxes and tribute for the 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
Some of whom might, without disparagement to their and would have laid him to prison in all haste, because he FARINA. Fr. Farineur, from Lat. Fa- paid not the duties imposed upon strangers.
pleased to collect and digest all the approved experiments
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. ii. p. 169. See the quotations. and other undertakers and puruelours of the publike corne,
But Cæsar, at his return, knowing him to be a cheat, then of the people and commons of the cittie.
banished him out of Italy; sinee, instead of being what he Some fly with two wings, as birds and many insects, some
Id. Suetonius, p. 58. pretended to be, he was found only a jarrier 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.-Brown. 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. Farh, porcellus, a Mankind take as aliment all the parts of vegetables ; but industrious.-Evelyn. Memoirs, vol. i.
FA'RROW, n. farrow, a little hog, a young 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 Lat. 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. Memorials. Edw. VI. an. 1551.
for the Lat. Verres. But the word may originalis 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 noun,
Burnet. Hist. of the Reformation, an. 1543.
is, familia, comitatus; and faras, generationes, 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. FA'RMERSHIP. denoting to enclose, to fortify. of which number one was named Matthew, or Levi, who
To bear or bring forth. FA'RMHOLD. And he rejects the opinion of was before a publican, or one of the farmers of the publick There were three sucking pigs serv'd vp in a dish, FA'RMING, n. Spelman, adopted by Skinner, revenues belonging to the crown in that place.
Ta'en from the sow as soon as farrowed,
Bp. Beveridge, vol. ii. Ser. 84. that it is from the A. S. Fearm-ian, feormian,
A fortnight fed with dates, and muskadine,
That stood my master in twenty marks a piece. victum præbere, to supply food ; husbandmen or They have even voluntarily put their own territory, that
Massinger. The City Madam, Aet i. sc. 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 pigge their landlord money, then very scarce, but food jaghire, Wholly out of their protection; and have continued to farm their subjects, and their duties towards these sub
four moneths, one sow may bring at one farrow twentie (victum) and other necessary articles. And see jects
, 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. For'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 farroir'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 & Philenor. 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 FA'RTHER, v. See Far, and FURTHER; other considerations required and performed; to money became more frequent. So that a farmer, firmarius, FA'RTHER, adj.
of which latter farther is prolet land or other property upon such conditions ; forme; though at present by a gradual departure from the was one who held his lands upon payment of a rent or
FA'RTHER, ad. bably a corrupt manner of to till or cultivate land. 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.
FARTHERMORE. To move further; to adHer londes & her rentes the kyng huld in hys honde,
Blackstone. Commentaries, b. ii. e. 20.
FA'RTHERMOST. vance, to promote.
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. Chaucer. The Prologue. FARRAGE. Lat. Farrago, from Far.
Then goth he farther & declareth wherfore he washed
FARRA'GO. In every good towne there is a drunken tauerne, called a
theyr feete, as he before said to Saint Peter, that he should
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 tofarme, & sometimes bestoweth for a yeare or two on some
Fardermore, saith Saynt Johan, I sawe an infynite boost
Any kind of medley or mixture. duke or gentleman in recompense of his seruice.
of angels beholdiuge the face of the heuenlye father, Hackluyt. Voyages, vol. i. p. 314. As for that kind of dredge or farrage which commeth of
Baie. Image, pt. i. the refuse and light corne purged from the red wheat far, it The Hiero-cæsarienses fetchte their matter from a farther As for example : farmes or granges which conteine cham- ought to be sowne very thicke with vetches, otherwhiles beginning, inducing their Dianapersica, and a temple de bers in them, more than fiftie cubits in length, tenne in mingled among.-Holland. Plinie, b. xviii. c. 16.
dicated by King Cyrus.--Greneway. Tacitus. Annales, p. 8. 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 copie 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. Cronycie, vol. ii. p. 96. bad,) you pleased to send me lately.-Howell, b. iii Let 22.
Holland. Suetonius, p. 244. suit.
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 bosoms three they marched on farther, having for their guides such as farthingales take up all the room now-a-days.
times, (which was a sacred number) would preven: fascingwere skilfull in their wayes.-Holland. Ammianus, p. 364.
Brewer. Lingua, Act iii. sc. 6. tion.-Fawkes. Theocritus, Id. 6. Note. So in the church findeth he in way of spiritual instruction B. Mak. I have such a treacherous heart of my own, Books are not seldom talismans and spells, and education, all these degrees nearer and farther off, untill
By which the magic art of shrewder wits, he come unto that farthermost, of being all united under At the very fall of a farthingale.
Holds an unthinking multitude enthrall d. the universal government of Christ his vicar,
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 When it seems most near, it threatens farthest off
King. The Art of Lore, pt. xii.
sticks.) See Fasces.
Where it was found impossible, orders were given to the If it had been true that I had taken their verses for my and powdered with diamonds, a vast rutt, a vaster fardin
horse of the second line of the allies to provide themselves, own, I might have gloried in their aid; and like Terence, gale, and a bushel of pearls are the features by which every
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.) with me.-Dryden. Å Discourse on Epic Poelry.
Walpole. Anecdotes of Painting, vol. i. c. 7.
Our general had been busy for the last two hours, throwYou have therefore no reason to think I had partially re- FA'SCES.
Lat. Fascis, a bundle. ing up an entrenchment with fascines, earth-bags, and presented Eusebius, when I said, that he made no farther
FASCICLE. Fasces is applied to the bundle chevaux de frize.-Swinburne. Spain, p. 42. use of the observation about the article, than to prove against Marcellus that the Aoyos is a distinct real person,
FA'SCICLED. of rods carried before the Ro
FA'SHION, v. Fr. Façoner ; from the and not the Father himself.
FASCICULATED. man consuls ; and thence
Lat. Fac-ere, to make. Of Waterland. Works, vol. iii. p. 178. generally, to an emblem of authority,
fashion in clothes, Skinner My opinion is, that the printer should begin with the first Fuscicle, (Lat. Fasciculus,)-a small bundle.
says,--that form which Pastoral, and print on to the end of the Georgiques, or
The British Amphitrite, smooth and clear, farther if occasion be, till Dr. Chet wood corrects his preface,
the tailor gave the clothes, which he writes me word is printed very false.
In richer azure never did appear;
dum faceret. Dryden. To Mr.J. Tonson, Dec. 1697. Proud her returning Prince to entertain
To form or make. to With the submitted fasces of the main.
FA'SHIONLY, adj. I cannot certainly indicate to the reader any particular
Dryden. Astræa Redux.
shape or mould; to fit, to vork of this master, (John of Padua :) but these imperfect notes may lead curious persons to further discoveries.
You must submit your fasces to theirs, and at best be
Fashion, in dress or appearance, action or speech, Walpole. Anecdotes of Painting, vol. i. c. 5. contented to follow with songs of gratulation, or invectives,
according to your humour, the triumphal car of those great is that form or manner, mode or method, most Nay farther, if we consider all circumstances, it is to me conquerors.-Burke. On the Affairs of Ireland.
conmonly followed at a particular time or place. a full proof that the laws now in being are sufficient for punishing those players who shall venture to bring any Flowers fascicled, fragrant just after sunset and before
Her necke was of good fassion seditions libel upon the stage, and consequently for deterring
sunrise, when they are fresh with evening and morning dew; In length and greatnesse by reason. all the players from acting any thing that may have the beautifully diversified with tints of orange-scarlet, of pale
Chaucer. Rom. of the Rose. least tendency towards giving a reasonable offence. yellow, or of bright orange, which grows deeper every day,
As Dunstane in the house of a widdowe was fashionynge Chesterfield. Miscellaneous Pieces, No. 46. and forms a variety of shades according to the age of each blossom, that opens in the fascicle.
a prieste's stoole, his harp hanging vppon the wal withoute Parliament will certainly rise the first week in April at
Sir W. Jones. On Select Indian Plants. touchinge sounded the note of Gaudēt in celis.
Bale. English Votaries, pt. i. farthest, when his Majesty proposes going to Hanover, to settle the tranquillity of the north.-Id. Ib. b. ii. Let. 47.
Asterias, or sea star, with twelve broad rays finely reticu
Notwithstāding the faithful father leaueth not the matter lated, and roughened with fasciculated long papillæ on the
on this fashion, but also taketh awaye soche fonde ymaginaFARTHING, I. e. a fourth-ing or dividing into upper part.-Pennant. British Zoology, vol iv.
cions as wolde cause mě to surmyse, y' Christe's bodye shulde four parts, (Tooke, ii. 28.) Any very small thing; FASCIATED. Lat. Fascia, a band or be in mo places at ones then one. as in Chaucer, “ No ferthing of grese;" not the
A Boke made by John Fryth, fol. 53. FASCIATION. I ligature. smallest spot, (Tyrwhitt.!
Bound or banded, swathed.
Fashions in all our gesterings,
fashions in our attyre,
Which (as the wise haue thoughte do cum,)
and goe in circled gyre.-Drant. Horace, b. i. Sat. 2. That Roberd, ne non hise, salle ask Henry the Kyng lines will strictly make out that figure.
In whiche act, as the man is principall doer and fashioner, This dette on non wise, peny no ferthing.
Brown. Cyrus' Garden, c. 2.
so is the womanne, but the matier and sufferer.
Udal. Corinth. c. 31.
that rising power, able to break the fasciations and bands of Fashiond above within their inmost part, Ich nolde fonge a ferthing. for Seynt Thomas's shryne.
death, to get clear out of the cere cloth, and an hundred That neither Phæbus' beams could through them throng, Piers Plouhman, p. 121. pounds of oyntment, and out of the sepulchre before the Nor Eolus sharp blast could worke them any wrong. stone was rolled from it.-Id. Urn Burial, c. I.
Spenser. Faerie Queene, b. iii. c. 6. A ferthing worth of fynkel sede. for fastinge daies.
Id. p. 106. And even diadems themselves were but fasciations, and It would be helpful to us if we might borrow such authohandsome ligatures, about the heads of princes.
rity as the rhetoricians by patent may give us, with a kind Hire over lippe wiped she so clene,
Id. Cyrus' Garden, c. 2. of Promethean skill to shape and fashion this outward man That in hire cuppe was no ferthing sene
into the similitude of a body, and set him visible before us ; Of grese, whan she dronken hadde hire drauht.
FA'SCINATE, v.? Fr. Fasciner; It. Fasci- imagining the inner man only as the soul.
Millon. Reason of Church Government, b. ii. c. 3.
at the leaste, my far. in confirmation of this etymology, Vossius quotes manner.- Bacon. Hen. VII. p. 74.
seruile or indigent fashion, but in some free and plentifull thinge into the treasorye of the Lord, I haue loked ouer azaine my sayde translation, and haue amended the places Pliny: “ Isogonus addeth, that such like these are that wer faulty.-Udal. Ep. to Titus, Advert.
among the Triballians and Illyrians, who with No beauty to be had, but in wresting and writhing our
own tongue? Nothing is fashionable, till it bee deform'd ; Too popular is tragic poesie, their very eiesight can witch (effascinent) yea and
and this is to write like a gentleman. Straining his tip-toes for a farthing fee, kill those whom they looke wistly upon any long
B. Jonson. Discoveries. And doth beside on rymeless numbers tread,
time,” (Holland, Plin. i. 155.) Cotgrave calls it, Unbid iambics flow from careless head.
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 Sept. 5. A proclamation went forth that the Butchers in the looks; generally, to charm or enchant; to hold had not to do with the soul.--Bp. Hall, Ep. 3. Dec. 3. London should sell beef, and mutton, and veal, the best for
or keep in thraldom by charms, by powers of a penny farthing the pound, and necks and legs at three
Neither doth Saul goe fashionably to worke, but does this farthings the pound, and the best lamb eightquar- pleasing.
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. They may judge this severing from such temptations and
Id. Cont. The Meeting of Saul & Samuel. The money I received from the king was for bringing a fascinating vanities, to be a state of real infranchisement, libel, called "The King unveiled, and the Lady Portsmouth's
and esteem the other giddy agitation of their persons up I now begin to see my vanity. articles." I call God to witness,, never had a farlling prisoner's dream. — Mountague. Dev. Ess. pt. i. Treat. 19.6.5.
and down the world, floating upon their fancies, but as a
Shine in this glasse, reflected by the foile ! charity from the king.–Slate Trials. E. Fitzharris, an. 1681.
Where is my fashioner? my feather man?
My linnener? perfumer? baiber? all ?
B. Jonson. Staple of Newes, Act v. sc. I. Such you must wear if out of place.
ing spirit of that king who first cherished him, cannot but Crack'd is your brain to turn recluse
impute it to a certain innate wisdom and vertue that was And thou gallant, that readest and deridest this madnesse Without one farthing out of use. 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. FA'RTHINGALE, or Fr. Vertugalle, vert. master.-Reliquiæ Wottonianæ, p. 193.
Purchas. Pilgrimage, c. 9. s. 2. FA'RDINGALE. 3 gadin ; It. Vertugalla ; We see the opinion of fascination is ancient, for hoth The literal translation of the Greek (of Irenæus) may run Sp. Vertugado. Menage and Minshew-å ver- effects; of procuring love ; and sickness caused by envie : thus, “man, being created and fashioned, is made after the tendo. The latter gives as a reason,quod circum
and fascination is ever by the eye.
image and likeness of the uncreated God: the Father de
Bacon. Naturall Historie, $ 944. | signing and giving out orders; the Son executing and lumbos in gyrum vertatur.
creating; the Holy Ghost supplying nutriment and increase" But when his tender strength in time shall rise
Waterland. Works, vol. i. p. 311. She passed not vpon daintie fare, not costly raiment, nether To dare ill tongues, and fascinating eyes; coulde away with Romish Fréchhodes (otherwise called my- This Isle, which hides the little Thunderer's fame,
But had Joseph out of a vain vagrant humour, travelled ters) nor with foistie farthingales coarded ouer the alter. Shall be narrow contain his name.
into Egypt (as some do into France, and other places) only Bp. Gardner. Of True Obedience, fol. 63.
Dryden. Britannia Rediviva. to see the country, and to learn fashions (as the word goes)