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- n. pastime
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A pastime.
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Youth must have some dalliance, of good or ill some pastance;
For my pastance, hunt sing and dance; My heart is set,
To have at times convenient pastance, mirth and pleasures,
Lo here haue I brought that shall make you pastance.
But I feare it will ende with a mocke for pastance.
That in this wowyng I haue ment ought but pastance?
Truly most deare spouse, nought was done but for pastance.