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Last, vb. 1) to continue, to endure, not to end: Ven. 507. Lucr. 894. Lucr. 894 Pilgr. 100. Err. IV, 1, 25. Shr. I, 2, 108. Wint. IV, 4, 486. V, 3, 8. R2 II, 1, 33. R2 II, 1, 33 H6B I, 1, 211. H6C II, 6, 2. III, 2, 114. R3 IV, 2, 6. IV, 4, 254. Oth. III, 3, 14. Cymb. IV, 2, 219. Per. IV, 1, 18. to l. out == to be longer than: “this will l. out a night in Russia,” Meas. II, 1, 139. Partic. --ing == eternal, everlasting: Lucr. 798. Lucr. 798 Lucr. 798 Sonn. 122, 2. Tp. V, 208. Tw. I, 1, 32. Wint. I, 2, 317. John III, 4, 27. V, 7, 24. R2 V, 2, 45. H6C V, 7, 46. H8 III, 1, 8. Tit. II, 3, 275. Rom. IV, 5, 45. Hml. III, 2, 232. Per. IV, 1, 20. “still --ing,” R3 IV, 4, 344.
2) to remain unimpaired, not to decay: “if I l. in this service,” Err. II, 1, 85. “if promise l.” Merch. III, 2, 207. “he --ed long,” All's I, 2, 28. “I cannot l. ever,” H4B I, 2, 240. “whilst this poor wealth --s,” Tim. IV, 3, 495. “sweet, not --ing,” Hml. I, 3, 8. “the houses that he makes l. till doomsday,” V, 1, 67. “he will l. some eight year,” V, 1, 67
3) to remain: that it (your love) “l. love,” LLL V, 2, 813.
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