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- a great traveller, and fond of telling his adventures
''Your fond dreams of flying to Jupiter have been quashed by the facts of reality.''
Foolish; simple; weak.
1603, (w), ''Othello'', Act IV, sc. 1:
- If you are so fond over her iniquity, give her patent
- to offend, for if it touch not you, it comes near
1605–06, (w), ''Timon of Athens'', sc. 2:
- Grant I may never prove so fond
- To trust man on his oath or bond.
1839, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Midnight Mass For the Dying Year
- The foolish, fond Old Year,
Doted on; regarded with affection.
- Nor fix on fond abodes to circumscribe thy prayer.
- The Tyrian hugs and fonds thee on her breast.
The background design in lace-making.
Brown residue in pans from cooking meats and vegetables.
Foundation; bottom; groundwork.
Fund, stock, or store.
backdrop; a theatrical scenery