Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as otiosity.

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Examples

  • Or as I haue obserued in many of the Princes Courts of Italie, to seeme idle when they be earnestly occupied & entend to nothing but mischieuous practizes, and do busily negotiate by coulor of otiation.

    The Arte of English Poesie

  • Or as I haue obserued in many of the Princes Courts of Italie, to seeme idle when they be earnestly occupied & entend to noting but mischieuous practizes, and do busily negotiat by coulor of otiation.

    The Arte of English Poesie

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