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letting

  • noun [ feminine ]
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letting, e; f.
Letting, hindering, obstruction, delay, retarding
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  • Ðeós yl[d]fulle letting

    hæc morosa tricatio,

      Hpt. Gl. 529, 6.
  • Lettinge

    obstaculo,

      523, 16.
  • Lettincge

    offendiculo,

      429, 35.
  • On ðære lettinge his færeltes

    in ejus itineris retardatione,

      Past, 36, 7; Swt. 254, 20.
  • [Se cyng scipa út on sǽ sende his bróðer tó dære and tó lættinge,

      Chr. 1101; Erl. 237, 19.]
  • Blindne se ðe hine gesihþ lettincge getácnaþ

    if a man [in a dream] sees himself blind, it betokens hindrance,

      Lchdm. iii. 200, 14: 202, 3: 204, 2.
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  • letting, n.