from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To hold discourse; to parley.
- v. To have time before pleading; to have delay for mutual adjustment.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To hold discourse; to parley.
- intransitive v. To have time before pleading; to have delay for mutual adjustment.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To hold a parley; consult.
- In law, to hold a consultation for amicable settlement or adjustment, as of a suit or claim.
And now on this day, to wit, Wed re f day next after the octave of St. Hilary in this fame term, until which day the faid William H. had leave to imparl to the bill aforefaid, and then to anfwer, before the lord the king at the king's court come? as well the faid George by his attorney aforefaid, as the faid Will-am by T.
And hereupon a day is rat j on given to the parties aforefaid before the lord and lady the king and queen at Wejtminjter until Monday next after the morrow of the afcenfion of the Lord in this fame term, to wit, to the faid John to imparl to the bill aforefaid, and then to anfwer, &c.
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