to adorn; bring honor to; grace.
- menseful, adjective
- menseless, adjective
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How to use mense in a sentence
To be a good candidate, you need to be someone who, for a consistent three months, are able to predict when you will ovulate and when you will have your menses in a very standard fashion.Bachelor Stars Are Promoting a Birth Control App on Instagram That Experts Say Uses One of the Least Effective Contraceptive Methods | Megan McCluskey | February 4, 2021 | Time
(from whose work I take the extract), the following passage occurs, under the head "mense Januario."
Anno sue salutifere incarnationis millesimo ducetesimo octuagesimo nono, indictione secunda, die sexto intrante mense augusti.The Two First Centuries of Florentine History | Pasquale Villari
In October, 1181, three Consuls preside "super facto iustitiae, nominatim in mense octobris."The Two First Centuries of Florentine History | Pasquale Villari
In mense's Handbuch der Tropenkrankheiten, i, p. 263-283, pls.Handbook of Medical Entomology | William Albert Riley
An idle taistrill is t' sparrow, wi' nowther sense nor mense in his head.More Tales of the Ridings | Frederic Moorman