- ablaze; aflame.
Origin of alow2
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Examples from the Web for alowe
But herin thincke not that I do alowe suche ignoraunce and vnablenes in men.
Yet do not I alowe the diligence of some to painful, whych drawe out these thyngs by playinge at chesses or dyce.The Education of Children
So coulde I alowe them but that my belly can 21not well affare nor a way with fastyng.Canni9.Two Dyaloges (c. 1549)
- (postpositive) nautical in or into the lower rigging of a vessel, near the deck
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