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WISH, recommend, "desire, invite, bi (S.).

WISTLY, earnestly, eagerly.
WIT, know.
WITHOUT, beyond.

WONDERED, able to perform wonders.
WOOD, mad.

WOODCOCK, a proverbially foolish bird.
WOOLWARD, dressed in wool only.
WORLD, 66 go to the world," marr
woman of the world," married.
WORM, serpent.

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WORT, cabbages, and similar plants sweet infusion of malt before it í ments.

WOT, know.
WREAK, revenge.
WREST, tuning key.
WRITHLED, wrinkled.
WROTH, ruth, misfortune.
WRY, go astray.

YARE, quick, ready, active.
YCLEPED, named.
YEARN, grieve.

YELLOWS, jaundice in horses.
YELLOWNESS, jealousy.
YESTY, frothy.

ZANY, fool, buffoon.
ZED, "unnecessary letter," since
place may be supplied by S."
ZENITH, highest point of fortune.

WEALS-MAN, commonwealth man, states

man.

WEAR, fashion.

WEEDS, dress.

WEEN, suppose, imagine.
WEET, know.

WEIRD, concerned with fate, "subservient
to destiny" (S.); "weird sisters"=
Fates.

WELKIN, sky.
WELKIN-EYE, blue, "heavenly" (S.).
WELL-FOUND, tried, approved (S.).
WELL-SEEN, accomplished.

WHEEL "how the wheel becomes it,"
burden of a ballad (this is queried by S.).
WHELK, wheal, protuberance.
WHELKED, with protuberances, or "twist-

ed, convolved.'

WHIFFLER, a person who cleared the way
for a procession; originally a fifer.
WHILE, until.

WHIPSTOCK, handle of whip.
WHITING-TIME, bleaching-time.
WHITSTER, WHITESTER, bleacher.
WHITTLE, small clasp-knife.
WHOOBUB, hubbub.

WIDE "speak so wide," far from the mark.
WILDERNESS, wildness.

WIMPLED, veiled, hoodwinked.

WINTER-GROUND,

weather.

WIS, think, suppose (i-wis= certainly, indeed).

protect from winter

END OF VOL I.

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