from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Wealthy; well-to-do.
- adj. Well provided; comfortable; cosy.
- adv. Comfortably.
- v. To render or make comfortable; dry.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Wealthy; well to do: as, a bein farmer; a bein body.
- Well provided; comfortable; cozy.
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Besides, there's various degrees of drunkenness, the term bein 'relative.
Some people call it bein 'folksy, others call it bein' stupid.
'I don't know what you call bein' treated like criminals, 'exclaimed
We don't like, no more'n they would theirselves, havin 'our feelin's hurt for the sake o' what they calls bein 'done good to.
"It don't cost nothin 'bein' square in hard times," Matt retorted.
'T's wut I call bein' desput keerful, an 'sailin' pooty consid'able close to the wind.
"It don't cost nothin ', bein' square in hard times," Matt retorted.
We'd got inside the doorway without a word bein 'said, when a bright-eyed Dago girl with a rainbow-tinted handkerchief about her neck breaks the spell.
So Miss Smith went with me, and she and I sallied out alone: her name bein 'Sally, too, made it seem more singuler and coincidin'.