Definitions

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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of spring.

Etymologies

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spring + -eth

Examples

  • But she smiled at his speech and retorted, Indeed, it is a matter right marvellous how error springeth from the disorder of man’s intendiment!!

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Forth he came at Easter, like the risen grain, he that for three days in the grave had lain, quick from the dead my risen Lord is seen: love is come again, like wheat that springeth green.

    Connections

  • In the grave they laid him, love whom men had slain, thinking that never he would wake again, laid in the earth like grain that sleeps unseen: love is come again like wheat the springeth green.

    A Different Stripe:

  • When our hearts are wintry, grieving in pain, thy touch can call us back to life again, fields of hearts that dead and bare have been: love is come again, like wheat that springeth green. —

    Now the Green Blade Riseth (a carol for spring)

  • Wheat that in dark earth many days has lain; love lives again, that with the dead has been: love is come again, like wheat that springeth green.

    A Different Stripe:

  • Hope springeth not eternally where the Taliban is concerned.

    You Don’t Talk To Me | ATTACKERMAN

  • And he spake of trees, from the cedar tree that is in Lebanon even unto the hyssop that springeth out of the wall: he spake also of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping things, and of fishes.

    The Dor�� Gallery of Bible Illustrations

  • I performed the magical sequence of button-pushing and switch-toggling while dancing on one foot and wearing nothing but a strategically-placed sock not literally; there was no sock, and wonder of wonders, the iPod springeth back to life.

    reset!

  • O for the days to be and the assuaging of sorrow: I speak the word, and the hope springeth; the word is spoken, and there abideth desire barren of hope!

    The Water of the Wondrous Isles

  • “And he spake of trees, from the cedar tree that is in Lebanon even unto the hyssop that springeth out of the wall: he spake also of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping things, and of fishes.”

    Archive 2005-10-01

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  • The bandicoot springeth.

    May 5, 2016