from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A lover.


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  • And as he follows it, [5423] Is this no small servitude for an enamourite to be every hour combing his head, stiffening his beard, perfuming his hair, washing his face with sweet water, painting, curling, and not to come abroad but sprucely crowned, decked, and apparelled?

    Anatomy of Melancholy


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