Definitions

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

Etymologies

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From enter +‎ -eth, the archaic third-person singular present tense suffix

Examples

  • Then I entered into a contract of partnership with them and we chartered a ship and packing up all manner of precious stuffs and merchandise of every kind, freighted it therewith; after which we embarked in it all we needed and, setting sail from Bassorah, launched out into the dashing sea, swollen with clashing surge whereinto whoso entereth is lone and lorn and whence whoso cometh forth is as a babe new - born.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • When wisdom entereth into thine heart, and knowledge is pleasant unto thy soul;

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  • The manner of it was thus: there cometh in to her the laundress early as other times before she was wanted, and the Queen according to such a secret practice putteth on her the hood of the laundress, and so with the fardel of clothes and the muffler upon her face, passeth, out and entereth the boat to pass the

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  • But when he had put them all out, he taketh the father and the mother of the damsel, and them that were with him, and entereth in where the damsel was lying.

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  • We have a ship which saileth every year with merchandise to the nearest Moslem country and which entereth the seas of the Ebony Islands and thence maketh the

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Then she got off his breast and he rose and stood shaking the dust from his head against the owners of the curved rib, even women; and she said to him, Be not ashamed; but verily one who entereth the land of

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • But, O my son, to-night I will question my wife concerning the reason thereof, for she is a midwife and entereth the houses of the notables and knoweth all the city news.

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  • Every forty days the Lady Jamilah cometh hither in a bark and landeth in the midst of her women, under a canopy of satin, whose skirts ten damsels hold up with hooks of gold, whilst she entereth, and I see nothing of her.

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  • To-morrow I will sit on this seat in this chamber and give them admission to me one by one, coming in at one door and going out at another; and do ye, all ten, stand before me and be attentive to my signs; and whoso entereth singly, take him and drag him into yonder chamber and kill him and hide his corpse.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • “Whoso entereth the Baths and washeth shall give that which he can afford and which his generosity requireth him to give.”

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