Definition of Neesing

1. n. Sneezing.



Definition of Neesing

1. Noun. (obsolete) sneezing ¹

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Definition of Neesing

1. neese [v] - See also: neese

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Neesing

neem tree
neemb
neembs
neems
neencephalon
neener
neenish tart
neenish tarts
neep
neeps
neera
neesberry
neese
neesed
neeses
neesing (current term)
neesings
neeze
neezed
neezes
neezing
nef
nefandous
nefarious
nefariously
nefariousness
nefasch
nefast
nefazodone
nefazodones

Literary usage of Neesing

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1. A Dictionary of the Bible: Dealing with Its Language, Literature, and by Samuel Rolles Driver, James Hastings, John Alexander Selbie (1900)
"Heard'at thou not, to all My words last utter'd, what a neesing brake From my Telemachus ? " ' But in Job 41U we find in 1611 AV 'By his ..."

2. A Dictionary of English Plant-names by James Britten, Robert Holland (1886)
"(1) Veratrum album, L.—'Because it provoketh neesing' [sneezing]. ... Ger. says the root •was called neesing powder: ' the powder drawen up into the nose ..."

3. The Popular and Critical Bible Encyclopædia and Scriptural Dictionary, Fully by Samuel Fallows, Andrew Constantinides Zenos, Herbert Lockwood Willett (1904)
"neesing (nez'fng), (Heb. ... neesing- is the older form of time word ... “What a neesing brake From my Telemachus. ..."

4. The Bible Word-book: A Glossary of Old English Bible Words by Jonathan Eastwood (1866)
"(Job xli. 18). 'Neese,' which formerly occurred in 2 K. iv. 35, and ' neesing,' are the old forms of ' sneeze' and 'sneezing;' from A.-S. ..."

5. The Bible word-book: a glossary of Old English Bible words, by J. Eastwood by Jonathan Eastwood, William Aldis Wright (1866)
"(Job xli. 18). 'Neese,' which formerly occurred in 2 K. iv. 35, and ' neesing] are the old forms of ' sneeze' and 'sneezing;' from A.-S. ..."

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