ta'en


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ta'en

(teɪn)
vb
a poetic contraction of taken
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Mirrors her charms upon the silver shoal; And I have ta'en the lute, my only friend: The vibrant chords beneath my fingers blend; They sob awhile, then as they slip control
Odd Burns Clubs tae, or ninety-nine o' them, And hand your birthday in a different kip Whaur your name isna ta'en in vain--as Christ Ciied a'Jerusalem's Pharisees the slip --Christ wha'd ha'e been Chief Rabbi gin he'd lik't!-- Wi' publicans and sinners to forgether, But, losh!
Richmond produces no sacramental theology, never mind a specifically pre-Reformation one; he merely refers to what he will do after he has "ta'en the sacrament," and the Lord's Supper continued to be defined as a sacrament by the Thirty-nine Articles of the Church of England.
his men are slaves "ta'en" in order to render the tyrant
Fear no more the heat o' the sun, Nor the furious winter's rages; Thou thy worldly task hast done, Home art gone, and ta'en thy wages: Golden lads and girls all must, As chimney-sweepers, come to dust.
One pot hopes that " 'Surely not in vain / 'My substance from the common Earth was ta'en,"' for a prospective return "'to common Earth again'" (st.
Upon the conclusion of battle, Lucy parleys with the French to 'know what prisoners thou hast ta'en, / And to survey the bodies of the dead' (4.4.168-9).
Since my dear soul was mistress of her choice, And could of men distinguish her election, Sh'ath seal'd thee for herself; for thou hast been As one, in suffering all, that suffers nothing, A man that Fortune's buffets and rewards Hast ta'en with equal thanks; and blest are those Whose blood and judgment are so well commeddled That they are not a pipe for Fortune's finger To sound what stop she please.
AWW 4.3.136 I'll take the sacrament on't 1H6 4.2.28 ten thousand french have ta'en the sacrament R3 1.4.203 thou didst receive the sacrament to fight R3 5.5.18 as we have ta'en the sacrament JN 5.2.6 we took the sacrament R2 1.1.139 ere I last receiv'd the sacrament, I did confess it R2 4.1.328 you shall not only take the sacrament [spoken by the Abbot] R2 5.2.97 a dozen of them here have ta'en the sacrament ...
Have I not ta'en you from selling tripes in Eastcheap, and set you in my shop, and made you hail-fellow with Simon Eyre the shoemaker?" (7.60-62).
Tranio's statement that "I have ta'en you napping ...
But he shouted like anythink when Doctor Fraser examined him I'th' lamp cabin--an' cossed an' swore, an' said as 'e wor gon' to be ta'en whoam--'e worn't goin' ter th' 'ospital.'" (SL: 98)