Definition of Gieing
1. gie [v] - See also: gie
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gieing
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Literary usage of Gieing
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Tales and Sketches by James Hogg (1837)
"... thing of a brother, never missed an opportunity of gieing me a yerk «i' his ... and the Eagle was aye gieing ..."
2. Proverbs, Proverbial Expressions, and Popular Rhymes of Scotland by Andrew Cheviot (1896)
"ITS ill done to teach the cat the way to the kirn. ITS ill gieing the fox the geese to keep. You give the wolf the wether to keep. ..."
3. A Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans by Moses Stuart (1854)
"(1) Nothing can be more evident to my mind, than that the text in John speaks merely of u Hfe-gieing power, which the Father has in himself, ..."