Fashionable, such as the prevailing practice is, customary: “time is like a f. host that slightly shakes his parting guest by the hand,” Troil. III, 3, 165. “to promise is most courtly and f.” Tim. V, 1, 29.
Shakespeare Lexicon. Alexander Schmidt. Berlin. Georg Reimer. 1902.
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