Definition of Encreases

1. Noun. (plural of encrease) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of encrease) ¹

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Definition of Encreases

1. encrease [v] - See also: encrease

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Encreases

encouragingness
encowl
encowled
encowling
encowls
encradle
encradled
encradles
encradling
encranial
encranius
encraties
encraty
encrease
encreased
encreases (current term)
encreasing
encreasingly
encrimson
encrimsoned
encrimsoning
encrimsons
encrinal
encrini
encrinic
encrinital
encrinite
encrinites
encrinitical
encrinoidea

Literary usage of Encreases

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1. Diary and Correspondence of Samuel Pepys, F.R.S.: Secretary to the by Samuel Pepys, Richard Griffin Braybrooke (1855)
"The plague encreases mightily, I this day seeing a house, at a, bitt-maker's, over against St. Clement's Church, in the open street, shut up; which is a sad ..."

2. A Brief Historical Relation of State Affairs from September 1678 to April 1714 by Narcissus Luttrell (1857)
"The duke of Burgundy is said to command in Provence, which daily encreases, and the duke of Berry and count ..."

3. Diary and Correspondence of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys, Richard Griffin Braybrooke, John Smith (1867)
"The plague encreases in many places, and is 53 this week with us. 13th. (Lord's day.) To Westminster, and into St. Mar- gett's1 Church, where I heard a ..."

4. An Historical Survey of the Foreign Affairs of Great Britain, with a View to by Gould Francis Leckie (1808)
"might supply Bengal with gold and silver, as the *yant ot circulating coin encreases daily through the vast drain of cash from that country, ..."

5. Memoirs of John Evelyn ...: Comprising His Diary, from 1641-1705-6. And a by John Evelyn (1871)
"... it euery day encreases, thro' the fauor and benevolence of sundry Benefactors, whose names are gratefully recorded. If any thing occur to you of Curious ..."

6. Second Part of Thoughts on the Elements of Civil Government (1838)
"... preserving to the state sufficient "force or power" for its safe and efficient working—encreases—and government finally becomes impracticable. ..."

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