a.1.See Entire, a., Entirely, adv.
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But what if he our Conquerour, (whom I now Of force believe Almighty, since no less Then such could hav orepow'rd such force as ours) Have left us this our spirit and strength intire Strongly to suffer and support our pains, That we may so suffice his vengeful ire, Or do him mightier service as his thralls By right of Warr, what e're his business be Here in the heart of Hell to work in Fire, Or do his Errands in the gloomy Deep; What can it then avail though yet we feel Strength undiminisht, or eternal being To undergo eternal punishment?
McIntire - Rose Ann Mc Intire, 82, of Eugene, died Dec.
Daria Sitnikova, Intire R&D Center; and Alexander Bukanov, Lomonosov Moscow University of Fine Chemical Technology, Russia.
112) The Ordinary of Newgate expressed his amazement at the behaviour of Thomas Crookhall, another young robber hanged the following month at Tyburn, who "first flung his hat among the populace, and soon after his book; then stood up, and several times looked undaunted around, on the crouded multitude about him, as if he bid defiance to grim death and all its terrors; he also raised his feet from the cart, when tied up to the gallows, laying his intire weight upon the rope, but with what intent or view I cannot pretend to say.
Men who devote / Their lifes whole comfort to intire scorn & injury & death.
During the Badger's voyage in 1776 Captain Peter Potter came up against African slave traders acting as a cooperative to gain the best prices: "I have had but one intire stillstand of trade for a whole month.
Though this change was bound to have a knock-on effect, it is doubtful that there was a comprehensive plan for the park before December 1758, when Robert Adam wrote to his brother James in Rome that he had 'got the intire management of his [Curzon's] Grounds put into my hands with full powers as to Temples Bridges Seats & Cascades.
No man is an island, intire of it selfe; every man a peece of the Continent, a part of the maine; if a Clod bee washed away by the Sea, Europe is the lesse, as well as if a Promontorie were, as well as if a Mannor of thy friends or of thine owne were; any man's death diminishes me, because am involved in Mankinde; And therefore never send to know for whom the bell tolls; It tolls for thee.
T'a vniuersall ruine to extend, That Isthmus failing which the land did kepe From the intire possession of the deepe.
The Commissioners were divided on the issue, one group upholding an earlier standard that 'a copy of a very good work is preferable to an indifferent original; for there the invention is seen almost intire, and a great deal of the expression and disposition, and many times good hints of the colouring, drawing and other qualities'.
As he puts it, "The Scriptures, though not every where / Free from Corruption, or, intire, or clear, / Are uncorrupt, sufficient, clear, intire, / In all things which our needfull Faith require" (1972, 297-300).
3 [pounds sterling] wch we have Creadt your accot and as for the outstanding Deabt of Samuell Dalsy is Intire Lost for he was Drowned in the Late Strom [sic] and in time Abm.