previous next

address (most freq. in sense 2; 3 and 4 are rare)
1. to direct LLL. V. ii. 92, MND. II. ii. 143, Tw.N. I. iv. 15 “address thy gait unto her.”
2. to prepare, make ready MND. V. i. 106, Mer.V. II. ix. 19, H5 III. iii. 58 “To-morrow for the march are we addrest,” Cæs. III. i. 29, Ham. I. ii. 216 “it . . . did address Itself to motion.”
3. to get oneself ready Troil IV. iv. 146 “Let us address to tend on Hector's heels.”
4. to make one's speech Lr. I. i. 193.
hide Dictionary Entry Lookup
Use this tool to search for dictionary entries in all lexica.
Search for in
hide Display Preferences
Greek Display:
Arabic Display:
View by Default:
Browse Bar: