disuse

suomi-englanti sanakirja

disuse englannista suomeksi

  1. käytöstä pois jättäminen

  1. Substantiivi

  2. Verbi

disuse englanniksi

  1. The state of not being used; neglect.

  2. ''The garden fell into disuse and became overgrown.''

  3. To cease the use of.

  4. 1790, (w), ''The Plays and Poems of William Shakespeare'', London: H. Baldwin, Volume I, p. 194, footnote https://books.google.ca/books?id=8lkUAAAAQAAJ&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false

  5. Whether in process of time Shakspeare grew weary of the bondage of rhyme, or whether he became convinced of its impropriety in a dramatick dialogue, his neglect of rhyming (for he never wholly disused it) seems to have been ''gradual''.
  6. 1792, ''Cruelty the natural and inseparable Consequence of Slavery'', preached March 11, 1792, at Hemel-Hempstead, Herts. By John Liddon, in ''Review (London)|The Monthly Review'', May to August, Volume VIII, p. 238, https://books.google.ca/books?id=TKvkAAAAMAAJ&printsec=frontcoverv=onepage&q&f=false

  7. The author does not fail to recommend the practice, adopted, it is said, by many thousands in the kingdom, of disusing the West India produce.
  8. To disaccustom.

  9. ''He was disused to hard work.''

  10. 1597, (w), "The Calm," lines 39-44, http://www.gutenberg.org/files/48688/48688-h/48688-h.htm

  11. Whether a rotten state, and hope of gaine, / Or to disuse mee from the queasie paine / Of being belov'd, and loving, or the thirst / Of honour, or faire death, out pusht mee first, / I lose my end: for here as well as I / A desperate may live, and a coward die.