from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete See macaroon, 2.


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  • “Oh,” quoth Sir William Scott, “[Greek: makaron] is Heathenish, and the Dean and Chapter will hesitate.”

    Life Of Johnson

  • “[Greek: Anton ek makaron antaxios eiae amoibae.].”

    Life Of Johnson

  • ] [Footnote 2: '[Greek: Augon ek makaron antaxios eiae amoibae.]' Celestial powers! that piety regard, From you my labours wait their last reward. '

    Life Of Johnson


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