from The Century Dictionary.

  • A Middle English form of shrink.


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  • 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)


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