Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun See neer.

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Examples

  • There sat his darling blind child, his 'neir' as he liked to call him, with his pretty, fair, curly head resting on Arsinoe's breast.

    Complete Project Gutenberg Georg Ebers Works

  • There sat his darling blind child, his 'neir' as he liked to call him, with his pretty, fair, curly head resting on Arsinoe's breast.

    The Emperor — Volume 05

  • There sat his darling blind child, his 'neir' as he liked to call him, with his pretty, fair, curly head resting on Arsinoe's breast.

    The Emperor — Volume 05

  • There sat his darling blind child, his 'neir' as he liked to call him, with his pretty, fair, curly head resting on Arsinoe's breast.

    The Emperor — Complete

  • There sat his darling blind child, his 'neir' as he liked to call him, with his pretty, fair, curly head resting on Arsinoe's breast.

    The Emperor — Volume 05

  • Onetime opera singer Russ Columbo, a strikingly handsome singer and actor, many 10 oe neir apparent to Crosby, but his career ended tragically in a shooting accident in 1934.

    Sinatra The Man Behind the Myth

  • Engliss army tackis the mydd parte of Fawsyd hill, [525] having thare ordinance planted befoir thame, and having thare schippes and two galayis brought as neir the land as watter wald serve.

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • Castell, neir to the Priorie, my Lord Cardinall, dreading that Maister

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • When thei instantlie urged him to lett thame know some conforte; he said, "I will tell yow, that I am assured that my travail is neir ane end; and tharefor call to God with me, that now I schrink not when the battell waxis moist hoote."

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

  • Skune, [842] thought good that some ordour should be taikin with him and with that place, whiche lay neir to the town end.

    The Works of John Knox, Vol. 1 (of 6)

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