addrest


addrest
addrestˈ or addressedˈ adjective (obsolete)
1. Arrayed
2. Equipped
3. Set up (Spenser)
4. Ready or prepared (Shakespeare)
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  • Address — Ad*dress ([a^]d*dr[e^]s ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Addressed} ( dr[e^]st ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Addressing}.] [OE. adressen to raise erect, adorn, OF. adrecier, to straighten, address, F. adresser, fr. [ a] (L. ad) + OF. drecier, F. dresser, to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Address — Ad*dress ([a^]d*dr[e^]s ), v. i. 1. To prepare one s self. [Obs.] Let us address to tend on Hector s heels. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To direct speech. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Young Turnus to the beauteous maid addrest. Dryden. [1913 Webster] Note:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Addressed — Address Ad*dress ([a^]d*dr[e^]s ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Addressed} ( dr[e^]st ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Addressing}.] [OE. adressen to raise erect, adorn, OF. adrecier, to straighten, address, F. adresser, fr. [ a] (L. ad) + OF. drecier, F. dresser, to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Addressing — Address Ad*dress ([a^]d*dr[e^]s ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Addressed} ( dr[e^]st ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Addressing}.] [OE. adressen to raise erect, adorn, OF. adrecier, to straighten, address, F. adresser, fr. [ a] (L. ad) + OF. drecier, F. dresser, to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To address one's self to — Address Ad*dress ([a^]d*dr[e^]s ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Addressed} ( dr[e^]st ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Addressing}.] [OE. adressen to raise erect, adorn, OF. adrecier, to straighten, address, F. adresser, fr. [ a] (L. ad) + OF. drecier, F. dresser, to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To address the ball — Address Ad*dress ([a^]d*dr[e^]s ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Addressed} ( dr[e^]st ); p. pr. & vb. n. {Addressing}.] [OE. adressen to raise erect, adorn, OF. adrecier, to straighten, address, F. adresser, fr. [ a] (L. ad) + OF. drecier, F. dresser, to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spenserstrophe — Die Spenserstrophe oder Spenser Stanze, benannt nach Edmund Spenser, ist eine englische Weiterentwicklung und Anreicherung der italienischen Stanze (Ottava rima). Von ihr unterscheidet sich diese Strophenform durch das abweichende Reimschema… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • address — addresser, addressor, n. n. /euh dres , ad res/; v. /euh dres /, n., v., addressed or addrest, addressing. n. 1. a speech or written statement, usually formal, directed to a particular group of persons: the President s address on the state of the …   Universalium

  • Collins, William — ▪ English poet born Dec. 25, 1721, Chichester, Sussex, Eng. died June 12, 1759, Chichester       pre Romantic English poet whose lyrical odes adhered to Neoclassical forms but were Romantic in theme and feeling. Though his literary career was… …   Universalium

  • sad — adjective /sæd/ a) Feeling sorrow; sorrowful, mournful. And thus they strekyn forth into the stremys, many sadde hunderthes. b) Appearing sorrowful. Vprose Sir Guyon, in bright armour clad, / And to his purposd iourney him prepard: / With him the …   Wiktionary