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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of hearse.

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Examples

  • It was eight musicians and their girlfriends, and they re - hearsed on the beach.

    ɘloЯ

  • Now, had Tashtego perished in that head, it had been a very precious perishing; smothered in the very whitest and daintiest of fragment spermaceti; coffined, hearsed, and tombed in the secret inner chamber and sanctum sanctorum of the whale.

    Moby Dick; or the Whale

  • She had re - hearsed the dynamics of flying in the past; she should be able to manage a properly designed dragon.

    Unicorn Point

  • Have not seers seen in Heaven’s halls Thine hearsed and lifeless form stark amidst the black and rolling smoke of sin; where all along bow bitter forms of endless dead?

    A Litany of Atlanta by W. E. Burghardt Du Bois

  • Have not seers seen in Heaven's halls Thine hearsed and lifeless form stark amidst the black and rolling smoke of sin, where all along bow bitter forms of endless dead?

    Darkwater Voices from Within the Veil

  • I would my daughter were dead at my foot, and the jewels in her ear! would she were hearsed at my foot, and the ducats in her coffin!

    Act III. Scene I. The Merchant of Venice

  • So many boys from Illinois were hearsed in this bloody soil.

    Children of the Market Place

  • Emerson died in 1882 and was buried near Hawthorne, in Sleepy Hollow cemetery at Concord, on the "hilltop hearsed with pines."

    History of American Literature

  • He ought to be perfect in the part, for certainly it has been well _re-hearsed_.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 104, February 25, 1893

  • For, beyond the pine-hearsed summits, rarely seen except against the evening sky, lay a thin, white cloud like a dropped portion of the Milky

    The Three Partners

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