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  • adj. Same as lief.

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  • I had now as lieve die here in this place, as anywhere.

    Clarissa Harlowe as quoted by Belford to Lovelace, Clarissa by Samuel Richardson

    January 4, 2008

  • See also lief.

    January 4, 2008