Related to Brere: Brer Rabbit, brier, Brera
n.1.A brier.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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barberries brere abris barretries brere artis carpetweed * crewe apted heartseeds hated erses parrotries prore artis peopleless polls epees spallation * salto plain Here are all 4 of the 2-ply 11-letter zipwords which David has found:
JUNIOR captain Liam Rowlands posted a score of 7-up to win the Brere Foster Trophy at DENBIGH by three from Carl Parry (4-up) with Stuart Bowker (3-up) third.
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Yougthes folke now flocken in every where, To gather may buskets and smelling brere: And home they hasten the postes to dight, And all the Kirke pillours eare day light, With Hawthorne buds, and swete Eglantine, And girlonds or roses and Sopps in wine.
(20) Recalling Gyb's unflattering portrait of his spouse, Gill is described 'As sharp as a thystyll, as rugh as a brere' (l.
Walton Hall Walton Hall is first mentioned in 1708,in the will of Robert Brere, who left it to his son and heir.
Four players finished on 5-up in the Brere Foster Trophy, Eifion Jones winning from Adam Houston with Nigel Jones third and Nick Rowlands fourth.
The primary description of the princess situates her in a row with other righteous heroines whose physical appearance reflected their spiritual perfection: pe meiden was schast and bliphe of chere, Wip rode red so blosme on brere, & ey[??]en stepe & gray; Wip lowe scholders & white swere (13-16).
In "Enlarging English Tautonyms" replace BERIBERIC with ERBER, and BRERE with SUPERSUPERB.
THREE players finished on 5-up in the Brere Foster Trophy a DENBIGH, Barry Davies winning on a countback from Robert Render with Will Jones third.