(mining, UK, dialect, Cornish) Tinore freed from earthy matter by stamping.
Witts Sentence Examples
to be within reach of some of the friends he had made in these visits - among others the De Witts - that prompted his changed residence.
He had works in hand, moreover, which he wished in due time to publish; and in that connexion the friendly patronage of the De Witts might be of essential service to him.
Only once, it is recorded, did Spinoza's admirable self-control give way, and that was when he received the news of the murder of the De Witts by a frantic mob in the streets of the Hague.
raised an irresistible clamour for a military leader and overthrew the republican constitution for which the De Witts had struggled.
Spinoza quieted his fears as well as he could, assuring him that as soon as the crowd made any threatening movement he would go out to meet them, "though they should serve me as they did the poor De Witts.