APPETITE to ASSURANCE
APPETITE.Heres neither want of appetite nor mouths;
Scott.Peveril of the Peak, Chapter III.
Why, at this rate, a fellow that has but a groat in his pocket, may have a stomach capable of a ten-shilling ordinary.
Congreve.Love for Love, Act II. Scene 7.
A stomach as sharp as a sharks; never was in finer condition for feeding.
Foote.The Patron, Act 1.
Doth not the appetite alter? A man loves the meat in his youth that he cannot endure in his age.
Shakespeare.Much Ado about Nothing, Act II. Scene 3. (Benedick.)
APPLAUD.I would applaud thee to the very echo,
Shakespeare.Macbeth, Act V. Scene 3. (Macbeth to the Doctor.)
APPLAUSE.The applause of a single human being is of great consequence.
Boswells Johnson, 1780.
APPLES.While tumbling down the turbid stream,
APPLIANCES.With all appliances and means to boot.
Shakespeare.King Henry IV. Part II. Act III. Seene I. (The Kings Soliloquy to Sleep.)
APPROBATION.Approbation from Sir Herbert Stanley, is praise indeed.
Morton.Cure for the Heart Ache, Act V. Scene 2.
APPROVING.One self-approving hour whole years outweighs.
Pope.Essay on Man, Epistle IV. Line 255.
ARGUE.In arguing, too, the parson ownd his skill,
Goldsmith.Deserted Village, Line 211.
ARMD.Armd at all points, exactly, cap-à-pé.
Shakespeare.Hamlet, Act I. Scene 2. (Horatio to Hamlet.)
ARROW.I have shot mine arrow oer the house,
Shakespeare.Hamlet, Act V. Scene 2. (Hamlet to Laertes.)
ARROWS.When bows were bent, and darts were thrawn;
Sir John Bruce.Hardyknute, 2 Percy Reliques, 109.
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