from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- adjective obsolete Incapable of being sounded.
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"I don't care what I become," said the tailor; "I can't think that you'd be so: unsonable as to expect that any of the Malones; should pass out of the world widout either bein 'bate or marrid.
Phelim Otoole's Courtship and Other Stories Traits And Stories Of The Irish Peasantry, The Works of William Carleton, Volume Three William Carleton 1831
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