from The Century Dictionary.
- To entertain with courtesy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- transitive verb obsolete To treat courteously; to court.
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- verb obsolete To treat
courteously; to court.
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Starting like Plato from the theory of recurrent partial catastrophes, he offers an accourt of the gene - alogy of morals which is much more tough-minded than Plato's: man is distinguished from the other ani - mais only by his intelligence, which causes him to develop elementary ideas of right and wrong in the interests of self-preservation (6. 5-7).
Mais attendons la fin, Comme il disait ces mots Du bout de l'horizon accourt avec furie
By an accourt taken in 1686 it appears that the numbers of inhabitants in the fol - lowing places were.
A General History of Ireland, in Its Antient and Modern State: The Whole ...
The cosmogony is nonatomist; the accourt of the origin of animal life has closer parallels in other pre-Socratic texts than it has in Democritus; some features of the anthropology may be Democritean, but the author's reference to the crucial significance of the human hand (8. 9), which has made man the only tool-using animal, seems to go back to Anaxagoras (Aristotle, De partibus animalium
Le gros homme du comptoir ne se réveillé pas pour si peu; mais du fond de l’arrière-boutique la cabaretière accourt.
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