Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of present.

Etymologies

present + -eth (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Rejoined he, Are ye not convinced that when death presenteth itself, none can escape from it?

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • In this lost and wandering condition of mankind, the Scripture presenteth itself as a light, rule, and guide unto all, to direct them in their whole course unto their end, and to bring them unto the enjoyment of

    Pneumatologia

  • So the apostle Peter, having repeated a long chain of graces, whose exercise he presenteth unto us, adds for an encouragement, "If ye do these things ye shall never fall," 2 Pet. i.

    Pneumatologia

  • -- He that presenteth his piece to all the theatres in succession, and lo! it ever returneth, accompanied with a polite note expressive of disapprobation or the like.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 1, September 25, 1841

  • Supper ended, the Constable Marshall presenteth himself with

    A Righte Merrie Christmasse The Story of Christ-Tide

  • Israel, and thou shalt say to them: The man of the house of Israel, and of the strangers who dwell with you, that offereth his oblation, either paying his vows, or offering of his own accord, whatsoever it be which he presenteth for a holocaust of the Lord,

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 03: Leviticus The Challoner Revision

  • Anna the wife of Elcana being barren, by vow and prayer obtaineth a son: whom she calleth Samuel: and presenteth him to the service of God in

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 09: 1 Kings The Challoner Revision

  • Woe to him that giveth drink to his friend, and presenteth his gall, and maketh him drunk, that he may behold his nakedness.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Book 40: Habacuc The Challoner Revision

  • Anna the wife of Elcana being barren, by vow and prayer obtaineth a son: whom she calleth Samuel: and presenteth him to the service of God in Silo, according to her vow.

    The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Complete

  • Besides, this ministry doth not only search the heart, but presenteth the sinner with the golden rays of the glorious gospel: now is Christ Jesus set forth evidently, now is grace displayed sweetly; now, now are the promises broken, like boxes of ointment, to the perfuming of the whole room.

    The Riches of Bunyan

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