2. To utter or give forth; to speak.

It will discourse most eloquent music.

3. To talk to; to confer with. [Obs.]

I have spoken to my brother, who is the patron, to discourse the minister about it.

(Dis*cours"er) n.

1. One who discourse; a narrator; a speaker; an haranguer.

In his conversation he was the most clear discourser.

2. The writer of a treatise or dissertation.

Philologers and critical discoursers.
Sir T. Browne.

(Dis*cours"ive) a. [See Discursive.]

1. Reasoning; characterized by reasoning; passing from premises to consequences; discursive. Milton.

2. Containing dialogue or conversation; interlocutory.

The epic is everywhere interlaced with dialogue or discoursive scenes.

3. Inclined to converse; conversable; communicative; as, a discoursive man. [R.]

(Dis*cours"ive), n. The state or quality of being discoursive or able to reason. [R.] Feltham.

(Dis*cour"te*ous) a. [Pref. dis- + courteous: cf. OF. discortois.] Uncivil; rude; wanting in courtesy or good manners; uncourteous.Dis*cour"te*ous*ly, adv.Dis*cour"te*ous*ness, n.

(Dis*cour"te*sy) n. [Pref. dis- + courtesy: cf. OF. descourtoisie.] Rudeness of behavior or language; ill manners; manifestation of disrespect; incivility.

Be calm in arguing; for fierceness makes
Error a fault, and truth discourtesy.

(Dis*court"ship) n. Want of courtesy. [Obs.] B. Jonson.

(Disc"ous) a. [L. discus disk. See Disk.] Disklike; discoid.

(Dis*cov"e*nant) v. t. To dissolve covenant with.

(Dis*cov"er) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Discovered ; p. pr. & vb. n. Discovering.] [OE. discoveren, discuren, descuren, OF. descovrir, descouvrir, F. découvrir; des- (L. dis-) + couvrir to cover. See Cover.]

1. To uncover. [Obs.]

Whether any man hath pulled down or discovered any church.
Abp. Grindal.

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