from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An obsolete form of sentry.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun obsolete A sentry.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Obsolete form of sentry.


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  • To pull an arrow out of the body; to exercise and strike with a clubbe, a buckler to theire feete, and take it if neede requireth, and defende himselfe, if neede requirs, from the ennemy; being in sentery to heark the ennemy that comes neere, and to heare the better lay him downe on the side.

    Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson

  • We leave a hogg att the doore for sentery, with a rope tyed to his foot.

    Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson


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