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Wing, vb. 1) intr. to fly: “we, poor unfledged, have never --ed from view o'the nest,” Cymb. III, 3, 28. With an accus. of space: “the crows and choughs that w. the midway air,” Lr. IV, 6, 13 (cf. never swum the Hellespont, sub Swim; to reel the streets at noon, sub Reel; walk the whole world, sub Walk; he trots the air, sub Trot; gallops the Zodiac, sub Gallop).
2) to transport by flying: “will w. me to some withered bough,” Wint. V, 3, 133. Partic. --ed == flying: “two Talbots, --ed through the lither sky,” H6A IV, 7, 21. “I saw Jove's bird . . . --ed from the spongy south to this part of the west,” Cymb. IV, 2, 348.
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