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''(w)'', ll. 2966–7:
- ...for the swing, the blood from his veins sprangforth under his hair.
(c.) John Bellenden translating Livy as ''History of Rome'', Vol. I, i, xxii, p. 125:
- ...so the man tooke his concubine, and brought her foorth vnto them, and they knew her, and abused her all the night vntil the morning: and when the day began to spring, they let her goe.
- Who hath diuided a water-course for the ouerflowing of waters? or a way for the lightning of thunder,To cause it to raine on the earth, where no man is: on the wildernesse wherein there is no man?To satisfie the desolate and waste ground, and to cause the bud of the tender herbe to spring forth.
(RQ:Shelley Queen Mab)
1936, (w), ''(w)'', p. 42:
- Freud|Dr. Sigmund Freud... says that everything you and I do springs from two motives: the sex urge and the desire to be great.
1974, (w), ''Centennial'', p. 338:
- There was moisture in the ground, and from it sprang a million flowers, gold and blue and brown and red.
2006, N. Roberts, ''Morrigann's Cross'', vi:
- Foxglove sprang tall and purple among the trees.
(RQ:Otway Venice Preserv'd)
(c.) ''Life of St Margaret'', Trin. Col. MS B.14.39 (323), f. 22v:
- ...into helle spring...
1474, William Caxton translator, ''Game and Playe of the Chesse'', iii, vii, 141:
1722, (w), ''The Briton'':
- ...the Mountain Stag, that springsFrom Height to Height, and bounds along the Plains,Nor has a Master to restrain his Course...
1827, (w), "(a)":
- ...out on the lawn there arose such a clatter,I sprang from my bed to see what was the matter.
(quote-book ) |title=(w) |chapter=1 |passage=However, with the dainty volume my quondam friend sprang into fame. At the same time he cast off the chrysalis of a commonplace existence.
(quote-book)|title=(w)|chapter=5|passage=Thus she advanced; her belly low, almost touching the surface of the ground—a great cat preparing to spring upon its prey.
2011 April 11, ''The Atlantic'':
- Reporters sprang to the conclusion that the speech would make detailed new commitments...
(c.), "Otuel", ''The Taill of Rauf Coilyear'', ll. 1445–6:
1986 April 25, ''Horse & Hound'', p. 40:
- Just before the last pair of cones he sprung his ponies.
2003 July 10, :The Daily Telegraph (Sydney)|''Daily Telegraph'', p. 7:
- Simple tricks such as an ‘ollie’—springing the board into mid-air—can be picked up in just a couple of weeks.
1833, ''Regulations for the Instruction... of the Cavalry'', i, i, 29:
- Each man springs his ramrod as the officer passes him, and then returns it.
1585, Thomas Washington translating Nicolas De Nicolay as ''The Navigations, Peregrinations, and Voyages, Made into Turkie...'', Bk. IV, p. 154:
- ...they sought the fairest stoned horses to spring their mares...
1747, ''The London Magazine, Or, Gentleman's Monthly Intelligencer''
- On the 23d, the Besiegers sprung a Mine under the Salient Angle, upon the Right of the Haif Moon, which had the desired Success, the Enemy's Gallery on that Side, and the Mason-Work of the Counterscarp, being thereby demolished.
1698, François Froger, ''A Relation of a Voyage Made... on the Coasts of Africa'', p. 30:
- On the 22nd the mines sprang, and took very good effect.
2012 April 21, ''Sydney Morning Herald'', p. 5:
- The whole contraption appears liable to spring apart at any moment.
1625, Samuel Purchas, ''Purchas His Pilgrimes'', Vol. II, x, ix:
- They sprung another Mine... wherein was placed about sixtie Barrels of Powder.
2011, Julian Stockwin, ''Conquest'', p. 177:
1582 August 2, Richard Madox, diary:
(a.) Zacharie Boyd, "Zion's Flowers":
- A boisterous wind...Springs the... mast...
1819, James Hardy Vaux, "A New and Comprehensive Vocabulary of the Flash Language", ''Memoirs'', Vol. II, s.v. "Plant":
- ''To spring a plant'', is to find any thing that has been concealed by another.
1980, John Hepworth & al., ''Boozing Out in Melbourne Pubs...'', p. 42:
- He figured that nobody would ever spring him, but he figured wrong.
1700, (w) translating (w) as "Cinyras and Myrrha" in ''Fables'', p. 178:
- surprised|Surpriz'd with Fright,She starts, and leaves her Bed, and springs a Light.
1851, Henry Mayhew, ''London Labour and London Poor'', Vol. I, p. 53:
- It's a feast at a poor country labourer's place, when he springs six-pennyworth|penn'orth of fresh herrings.
1957, (w), ''Over Seventy'', p. 137:
- He wouldn't spring a nickel for a bag of peanuts.
1873 July, ''Routledge's Young Gentleman's Magazine'', p. 503:
- Don't drive it in too hard, as it will ‘spring’ the plane-iron, and make it concave.
1955, (w), ''(w),'' New York: Viking, Chapter(nbs)15, p.(nbs)228,https://archive.org/details/treeofmannovel00whit/page/228/mode/1up?q=springing
- “Gee, Dad, Nancy’s springing all right,” Ray said and paused in spontaneous pleasure.
- Stan Parker came, and together they looked at their swelling heifer.
1700, (w), "The Cock and the Fox":
- The prisoner|pris'ner with a spring from prison broke;Then stretched|stretch'd his feathered|feather'd fans with all his might,And to the neighboring|neighb'ring maple winged|wing'd his flight.
(quote-journal ) |url=http://www.americanscientist.org/bookshelf/pub/sneaky-silk-moths |passage=Last spring, the periodical cicadas emerged across eastern North America. Their vast numbers and short above-ground life spans inspired awe and irritation in humans—and made for good meals for birds and small mammals.
- ...and it came to passe about the spring of the day, that Samuel called Saul to the top of the house...
Someone with ivory or peach skin tone and eyes and hair that are not extremely dark, seen as best suited to certain colors of clothing.
1836, Frederick Marryat, ''Mr. Midshipman Easy'', Vol. III, p. 72:
- He had warped round with the springs on his cable, and had recommenced his fire upon the ''Aurora''.
1769, William Falconer, ''An Universal Dictionary of the Marine'', s.v.:
- Spring is likewise a rope reaching diagonally from the stern of a ship to the head of another which lies along-side or a-breast of her.
2007 January 26, ''Business Times:''
- ‘''Springs''’ are the ropes used on a ship that is alongside a berth to prevent fore and aft movements.
1846, Arthur Young, ''Nautical Dictionary'', p. 292:
- heav'ns|Heav'ns what a spring was in his Arm, to throHow high he held his Shield, and rose at ev'ry blow!
(quote-book)|title=(w)|publisher=James R. Osgood, McIlvaine and Co.|location=London|volume=1|page=30|passage=Mrs Durbeyfield, excited by her song, trod the rocker with all the spring that was left in her after a long day's seething in the suds.
1693, Richard Bentley, ''The Folly and Unreasonableness of Atheism...'', Sermon 1:
- Such a man ''can do all things through Christ that strengtheneth him'', he can patiently suffer all things with cheerfull submission and resignation to the Divine Will. He has a secret Spring of spiritual Joy, and the continual Feast of a good Conscience within, that forbid him to be miserable.
(quote-book ) discover, at least in some degree, the secret springs and principles, by which the human mind is actuated in its operations?
1991, (w), ''The Liar'', p. 1:
- ''‘Have you ever contemplated, Adrian, the phenomenon of springs?’''''‘Coils, you mean?’''''‘Not coils, Adrian, no. Coils not. Think springs of water. Think wells and spas and sources. Well-springs in the widest and loveliest sense. Jerusalem, for instance, is a spring of religiosity. One small town in the desert, but the source of the world’s three most powerful faiths... Religion seems to bubble from its sands.’''
- Our author shuns by vulgar springs to moveThe hero's glory, or the virgin's love.
(nl-verb form of)
(verb form of)
(verb form of)
a running (back and forth)
- ''Eftermiddagen tillbragtes med att ordna sakerna, och när springet och släpet och hamrandet var förbi, inbjödos damerna att beskåda anstalten.''
- : The afternoon was spent in arranging things, and when the running and lugging and hammering was over, the ladies were invited to behold the institution.