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1) bleat. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...similar to this cry. 2. A whining, feeble complaint. Inflected forms: bleatˇed, bleatˇing, bleats1. To utter the characteristic cry of a goat or sheep. 2. To utter...

2) 55814. Stephen, James Kenneth. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:55814 QUOTATION:And one is of an old half-witted sheepWhich bleats articulate monotony, ATTRIBUTION:James Kenneth Stephen (1859-1892), British poet. Two voices...

3) A Sonnet by James Kenneth Stephen. Edmund Clarence Stedman, ed. 1895. A Victorian Anthology, 1837-1895
...pipes, now closes soft in sleep: And one is of an old half-witted sheep 5 Which bleats articulate monotony, And indicates that two and one are three, That grass is...

4) 10. Woman! when I behold thee flippant, vain. Keats, John. 1884. Poetical Works
...Who can forget her half retiring sweets? 30 God! she is like a milk-white lamb that bleats For man s protection. Surely the All-seeing, Who joys to see us with his...

5) Chapter XXIX. Scott, Sir Walter. 1917. Guy Mannering, or the Astrologer. Vol. IV. Harvard Classics Shelf of Fiction
...cart, and apparently without the most distant perception of what he is swallowing,—then bleats forth another unnatural set of tones, by way of returning thanks, stalks...

6) Act III. Scene III. Much Ado about Nothing. Craig, W.J., ed. 1914. The Oxford Shakespeare
...for the ewe that will not hear her lamb when it baes, will never answer a calf when he bleats. 28 Verg. Tis very true. Dogb. This is the end of the charge. You constable,...

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