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Ruin, vb. to demolish, to destroy, to subvert; absol.: Sonn. 125, 4 (--ing == ruin). H8 IV, 2, 40. Trans.: Ven. 954. Sonn. 73, 4. 119, 11. R2 III, 4, 45. H4A III, 2, 37. H5 IV Chor. H5 IV Chor. H8 II, 1, 54. III, 2, 382. III, 2, 382 Cor. III, 2, 69. Tim. IV, 2, 16. Lr. IV, 6, 137. Ant. V, 2, 51. --ed == ruinous: “send the breath of parley into his --ed ears,” R2 III, 3, 34. Peculiar expression: “what ruins are in me that can be found, by him not --ed?” Err. II, 1, 97 (cf. “worth the want that you have wanted,” Lr. I, 1, 282. “our love, which, left unshown, is often left unloved,” Ant. III, 6, 52. “to mend the hurt that his unkindness marred,” Ven. 478. cf. honoured (Ff) in Troil. III, 3, 81).
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