Definitions

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  • n. Alternative form of laverock.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Same as laverock.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A variant of laverock, for lark.

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Examples

  • A bee may buz among the heath -- a lavrock cleave the skies.

    Old Spookses' Pass, Malcolm's Katie, and other poems

  • But then there are dainty green graffs in Saint Cuthbert's kirkyard, whare ane may sleep as if they were in a down-bed, till they hear the lavrock singing up in the air as high as the Castle; whereas, and behold, these London kirkyards are causeyed with through-stanes, panged hard and fast thegither; and my cloak being something threadbare, made but a thin mattress, so I was fain to give up my bed before every limb about me was crippled.

    The Fortunes of Nigel

  • Cuthbert’s kirkyard, whare ane may sleep as if they were in a down-bed, till they hear the lavrock singing up in the air as high as the

    The Fortunes of Nigel

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