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Error, 1) mistake, deception, false opinion: Ven. 898. Lucr. 937. Sonn. 116, 13. Meas. I, 2, 54. Err. II, 2, 186. III, 2, 35. V, 388. V, 388 Ado IV, 1, 165 (the --s that these princes hold against her maiden truth; cf. Oth. I, 3, 100. IV, 1, 172. V, 4, 3. LLL V, 1, 137. V, 2, 471. Mids. III, 2, 368. Merch. III, 2, 78. Shr. IV, 3, 146. All's I, 3, 211. Tw. IV, 3, 10. Wint. IV, 1, 2. John II, 230 (to make a faithless e. in your ears; cf. Troil. V, 3, 111; == deception). H6A II, 4, 6 “(to be in the e.).” H6A II, 4, 6 Troil. V, 2, 110. Troil. V, 2, 110 V, 3, 111 (cf. John II, 230). Cor. II, 3, 127. Caes. V, 3, 67. Caes. V, 3, 67 Hml. V, 2, 406. Oth. I, 3, 10. Oth. I, 3, 10 Ant. III, 13, 114. Cymb. V, 5, 260. Per. I, 1, 46.
2) deviation from the right course, aberration, irregularity: “this is the greatest e. of all the rest: the man should be put into the lanthorn,” Mids. V, 250. “many an e. by the same example will rush into the state,” Merch. IV, 1, 221. “it is the very e. of the moon,” Oth. V, 2, 109. cf. All's I, 3, 211.
3) moral offence: Sonn. 96, 7 (the different significations blent). 117, 9. 119, 5. 141, 2. Compl. 184. Gentl. V, 4, 111. LLL V, 2, 781.
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