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- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bolden.
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'My good lord, the honourable confidence your lordship has reposed in me boldens me to do my duty as, in part at least, your lordship's humble spiritual adviser.'
My long and intimate Acquaintance with you Em - boldens me in this Address; which I desire may be com - municated to the rest of the Gentlemen concem'd, if you see it convenient.