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meaning: intention, purpose Shr. III. ii. 127 “He hath some meaning in his mad attire,” R2 II. iii. 74, R3 III. v. 54 “Something against our ,” Lr. I. ii. 196 “if there be any good toward you,” V. iii. 4 “with best meaning.”
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