a lake in E Ontario and W Quebec, Canada. 369 sq. mi. (956 sq. km).
a river flowing N from this lake. 340 miles (547 km) long.
abitub father of goodness, a Benjamite (1 Chr. 8:11).
n. German final secondary school exam, 1863, short for abiturium, from Modern Latin abitorire “to wish to leave,” desiderative of Latin abire (neuter plural abitum) “to go away,” from ab- “away” (see ab-) + ire “to go” (see ion). Historical Examples Do they not offer homage willingly to abitur of the Mountains? Sarchedon G. J. […]
Douay Bible. . Historical Examples Nadab and Abiu for offering strange fire, are burnt by fire. The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version Various
utterly hopeless, miserable, humiliating, or wretched: abject poverty. contemptible; despicable; base-spirited: an abject coward. shamelessly servile; slavish. Obsolete. cast aside. Contemporary Examples It has dragged Pakistan into disastrous confrontations short of war, which ended in abject retreat before India’s superior power. David’s Book Club: Pakistan, Between Mosque and Military David Frum April 22, 2012 No, […]