Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Waled or picked out with the hand; carefully selected.

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Examples

  • O, how will the wicked exult in the high places of their wickedness! — the prelatists, and the latitudinarians, and the hand-waled murderers, whose hands are hard as horn wi’ handing the slaughter-weapons — they will push out the lip, and say that we are even such as themselves.

    The Heart of Mid-Lothian

  • --- the prelatists, and the latitudinarians, and the hand-waled murderers, whose hands are hard as horn wi 'handing the slaughter-weapons

    The Heart of Mid-Lothian

  • -- the prelatists, and the latitudinarians, and the hand-waled murderers, whose hands are hard as horn wi 'handing the slaughter-weapons -- they will push out the lip, and say that we are even such as themselves.

    The Heart of Mid-Lothian, Complete

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