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1) vouchsafe. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...1. To descend to a level considered inappropriate to one's dignity: condescend, deign, stoop. See OVER, RISE. 2. To let have as a favor, prerogative, or privilege:...

2) vouchsafe. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: vouchˇsafed, vouchˇsafˇing, vouchˇsafes To condescend to grant or bestow (a privilege, for example); deign. Middle English vouchen sauf, to warrant...

3) 51782. Shakespeare, William. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:51782 QUOTATION:Will you vouchsafe to teach a soldier termsSuch as will enter at a lady's earAnd plead his love-suit to her gentle heart? ATTRIBUTION:William...

4) Act V. Chorus. The Life of King Henry the Fifth. Craig, W.J., ed. 1914. The Oxford Shakespeare
...Enter Chorus. Chor. Vouchsafe to those that have not read the story, That I may prompt them: and of such as have, I humbly pray them to admit the excuse 4 Of time,...

5) The After-Thought. Du Bois, W. E. B. 1903. The Souls of Black Folk
... Hear my cry, O God the Reader; vouchsafe that this my book fall not still-born into the world-wilderness. Let there spring, Gentle One, from out its leaves vigor...

6) 304. To You. Whitman, Walt. 1900. Leaves of Grass
...twain walk aside from the rest; Now we are together privately, do you discard ceremony, Come! vouchsafe to me what has yet been vouchsafed to none—Tell me the whole...

7) stoop. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...1. To descend to a level considered inappropriate to one's dignity: condescend, deign, vouchsafe. See OVER, RISE. 2. To bring oneself down to a lower level of behavior:...

8) condescend. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...1. To descend to a level considered inappropriate to one's dignity: deign, stoop, vouchsafe. See OVER, RISE. 2. To treat in a superciliously indulgent manner: patronize....

9) deign. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...To descend to a level considered inappropriate to one's dignity: condescend, stoop, vouchsafe. See OVER, RISE....

10) 1470. William McKinley (1843-1901). Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989
...William McKinley (1843-1901) Our earnest prayer is that God will graciously vouchsafe prosperity, happiness, and peace to all our neighbors, and like blessings to...

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