Embrew - definition of Embrew by The Free Dictionary
|v. t.||1.||To imbrue; to stain with blood.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in periodicals archive
Great shame it is, thing so divine in view, Made for to be the worlds most ornament To make the bayte her gazers to embrew
: Good shames to be to ill an instrument.
The Folio describes Bassianus as "embrewed
here / All on a heape" (TLN 976-77), while the Quarto records him as being "bereaud in blood" (18).
With Mahometrie and Idol blud embrewed
" and found to be even more depraved.