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aunt (1 peculiar to S.; 2 common 17th c. sense)
1. old woman, gossip MND. II. i. 51 “The wisest aunt, telling the saddest tale.”
2. light woman Wint. IV. ii. [iii.] 11
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  • Cross-references in text-specific dictionaries from this page (3):
    • William Shakespeare, A Midsummer Night's Dream, 2.1
    • William Shakespeare, The Winter's Tale, 4.2
    • William Shakespeare, The Winter's Tale, 4.3
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