Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Case.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A Middle English form of case.

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Examples

  • I heard their distinctive nasal caas before I spotted them, at least 70 birds by my estimation, about half of them perched in trees and conversing noisily while the other half swirled and whirled in small groups on the wind currents.

    A Murder of Fish Crows

  • Yf the caas be so [that] ye must speke/lete it be in all peas & charyte & [with] fewe wordes.

    A Ryght Profytable Treatyse Compendiously Drawen Out Of Many and Dyvers Wrytynges Of Holy Men

  • [Sidenote: _Hill's Text.] ¶ And yet i_n_ aduenture, yf _th_e caas requyre, ye may speke, but ye must p_er_caas

    Caxton's Book of Curtesye

  • ¶ Seche ye _ther_fore, & in caas ye fynde suche glenars fresshe as haue su_m_ apparens

    Caxton's Book of Curtesye

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  • Item a Margarete leur file un lit de saperye poudre des popyngays: item a la fesaunce du chancell de Cavendyssche en caas que la person alloques ou ces executoires le voillent commencer dedeins un an procheyn avener apres la Pasche cresuant 40li.

    Peerage of England, genealogical, biographical, and historical

  • Item a Margarete leur file un lit de saperye poudre des popyngap: item a la fesaunce do chancell de Cavendyssche en caas que la person alleques eu ces executoires le votUent commencer dedeins un an procheyn avener apres la Pasdie cresuant 40li.

    Collins's Peerage of England; Genealogical, Biographical, and Historical

  • & he awght wrench a-side, or a litill [e] wrye, 472 hys gere stondyt [= h] the_m_ i_n_ full [e] p_ar_lovs caas, hys sho/his hose/doblet, poynt & laas;

    Caxton's Book of Curtesye

  • "Zhose hu mek der caas in a respeckfl mannur vill haff nottink to veer.

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