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Utter, vb. 1) to emit, to send forth (German: von sich geben): “pecks up wit . . . and --s it again,” LLL V, 2, 316. “--ing such dulcet and harmonious breath,” Mids. II, 1, 151. “eat no onions, for we are to u. sweet breath,” IV, 2, 44. “cons state without book and --s it by great swarths,” Tw. II, 3, 161. he --s them (tunes) “as he had eaten ballads,” Wint. IV, 4, 185. “--ed such a deal of stinking breath,” Caes. I, 2, 247.
2) to cause to pass from one hand to another (not exactly == to sell, as the commentators explain it, but the German unter die Leute bringen, or an den Mann bringen): “beauty is bought by judgment of the eye, not --ed by base sale of chapmen's tongues,” LLL II, 16. “money's a medler, that doth u. all men's ware-a,” Wint. IV, 4, 330. “Mantua's law is death to any he that --s them,” Rom. V, 1, 67.
3) to disclose, not to keep secret: “my tongue shall u. all,” Lucr. 1076. “to u. that which else no worldly good should draw from me,” Gent. III, 1, 8. “the vile conclusion I now begin with grief and shame to u.” Meas. V, 96. Err. I, 1, 36. Ado I, 1, 217. III, 3, 112. IV, 1, 14. H4A II, 3, 114. H4B V, 3, 115. H8 I, 2, 167. Hml. II, 1, 119. Oth. III, 3, 136. Cymb. V, 5, 141.
4) to pronounce, to speak: “she --s this,” Lucr. 1721. “--ing foolish things,” Lucr. 1721 “--ing bare truth,” Sonn. 69, 4. “his backward voice is to u. foul speeches,” Tp. II, 2, 95. “there is not chastity enough in language, without offence to u. them,” Ado IV, 1, 99. “I have drunk poison whiles he uttered it,” V, 1, 253. “graves, yawn and yield your dead, till death be --ed, heavily, heavily,” V, 3, 20 (i. e. the cry 'graves, yawn' etc. shall be raised till death). LLL V, 2, 524. Merch. II, 8, 14. Shr. II, 177. All's V, 3, 208. Wint. I, 2, 104. Wint. I, 2, 104 Wint. I, 2, 104 John III, 4, 43. V, 7, 56. H4A I, 1, 107. II, 4, 272. H4B V, 3, 138. H5 III, 6, 66. H6A V, 5, 13. H6C IV, 1, 98. H8 I, 2, 136. II, 4, 171. V, 5, 16. Troil. II, 1, 75. Cor. II, 1, 58. II, 2, 87. V, 2, 25. Tit. V, 2, 169. V, 3, 89. Rom. II, 2, 59 (--ing; most M. Edd., following the surreptitious Q1, utterance). III, 1, 160. III, 5, 175. Caes. III, 1, 235. Hml. III, 4, 142. Lr. I, 4, 354. Ant. I, 2, 113. II, 2, 133. With forth: “there my father's grave did u. forth a voice,” Meas. III, 1, 87. “that my tongue may u. forth the malice of my heart,” Tit. V, 3, 12.
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