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1) anent. The Columbia Guide to Standard American English. 1993
...has a stuffy, impersonal quality, inappropriate in many contexts: We wish to consult you anent [about, concerning] your business in Asia. 1...

2) anent. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Regarding; concerning: This question remains a vital consideration anent the debate over the possibility of limiting nuclear war to military objectives (New York...

3) Anent. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Over against; concerning. (Old English, on-emn; later forms, on-efen, on-efent, an- ent.) 1...

4) ferninst. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...near to, or against: Their barn is ferninst the house. Dialectal fornent, fornenst : fore + anent, anenst (from Middle English; see anent). Ferninst, meaning opposite,...

5) Rules for Decent Living by John Wyclif. Great Britain: I. (710-1777). Vol. III. Bryan, William Jennings, ed. 1906. The World's Famous Orations
...IF thou be a lord, look thou live a rightful life in thine own person, both anent God and man, keeping the hests of God, doing the works of mercy, ruling well thy...

6) 9. Relation. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...Agreement]. THEREOF; as to, as for, as respects, as regards; about; concerning &c. v.; anent; relating to, as relates to; with relation to, with reference to, with...

7) X. Writers of Burlesque and Translators: Bibliography. Vol. 9. From Steele and Addison to Pope and Swift. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...Colvil, S. Mock Poem, or Whiggs Supplication. 1681. —Mr. Samuel Colvil s Prophecy anent the Union, as contained in his Scots Hudibras. 1707. Cotton, Charles. The...

8) General. Fowler, H. W. 1908. The King's English
...help. The first to hand are ere and before (both Saxon), save and except (both Romance), anent and about (both Saxon again). Here, if the 'Saxon' rule has nothing...

9) Chapter XXXIII. Scott, Sir Walter. 1917. Guy Mannering, or the Astrologer. Vol. IV. Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction
...open it at the section V is Publica et Privata, and fold down a leaf at the passage anent the bearing of unlawful weapons. Now lend me a hand off with my muckle-coat...

10) 88. The Author's Earnest Cry and Prayer. Burns, Robert. 1909-14. Poems and Songs. The Harvard Classics
...your sword were wanted, Ye d lend a hand; But when there s ought to say anent it, Ye re at a stand. 90 Arouse, my boys! exert your mettle, To get auld Scotland back...

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