from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • An obsolete form of peradventure.


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  • "Friend," said Nathan, in a submissive, deprecating tone, "I am a man of peace: and paradventure, the party being so numerous, the Injuns will fall upon us: and, truly, they will not spare me any more than another: for they kill the non-fighting men, as well as them that fight.

    Nick of the Woods


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