producing, resembling, or resulting from ague.
easily affected by or subject to fits of ague.
Moreover, when rebuilt, no one would have rented them, so aguish and unhealthy was the spot.
An Old English Home S. Baring-Gould
Morse had lived before in aguish districts, and had no fear.
Selected Stories Bret Harte
Every man nudged his neighbor, and the aguish, blue-eyed boy grinned in a ghastly, self-satisfied way.
Hoosier Mosaics Maurice Thompson
The smell of the aguish flats which fringed that part of Paris rose strong in his nostrils.
Count Hannibal Stanley J. Weyman
During the night Don Luis was attacked with aguish symptoms.
California J. Tyrwhitt Brooks
An aguish climate will make inhabitants sheer off speedily to healthier localities.
Cedar Creek Elizabeth Hely Walshe
I long to see the snow again and to feel a genuine cold and escape from this “aguish” chill.
My Boyhood John Burroughs
By these Methods frequently the aguish Paroxysms became gradually milder, and at last vanished.
An Account of the Diseases which were most frequent in the British military hospitals in Germany Donald Monro
Miss Jane Wood was sitting with Mrs. North in the aguish belvedere.
Dorothy and other Italian Stories Constance Fenimore Woolson
I went to dine at Lady Masham’s to-day, and she was taken ill of a sore throat, and aguish.
The Journal to Stella Jonathan Swift
Cape, the southernmost point of Africa. Historical Examples One of these lonely towers stands more than eight hundred feet above the sea-level, and warns ships off the terrible Agulhas Bank. Lippincott’s Magazine, Vol. XVII, No. 99, March, 1876 Various Here it strikes the Agulhas current at right angles, and hence possibly the deflection of a […]
- Agulhas current
a warm ocean current flowing S along the SE coast of Africa.
a volcano on NE Bali, in Indonesia: erupted 1963. 10,300 feet (3139 meters).
agur gatherer; the collector, mentioned as author of the sayings in Prov. 30. Nothing is known of him beyond what is there recorded. Historical Examples agur, in the book of Proverbs, refers to some; and all through Scripture we find animals used as types of human character. The Book of Cats Charles H. Ross What’s […]