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- adv. moreover, on top of that, besides, also.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. in addition; over and above; besides; as a compensation for the difference of value between things bartered.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. in addition, by way of addition; furthermore
A certain man and a merchant to boot had married a fair wife, a woman of perfect beauty and grace, symmetry and loveliness, of whom he was mad-jealous, and who contrived successfully to keep him from travel.
Alexandria; but come with me to my ship and I will pay thee the price and give thee to boot a bale of Angora wool, a bale of satin,
Rejoined the stranger, “We will take her of thee of fifty thousand dirhams111 and give thee a suit of clothes to boot and the expenses of thy journey and make thee a sharer in my condition as long as thou livest.”
Unless they were liars and fast to boot — or in cahoots — none of the men on patrol could have dropped Hawkes.
Noah, whither the son of the Blue King carried me off, till Sayf al-Muluk slew the Jinni and brought me back to my sire;” and she told her to boot all that the Prince had undergone of hardships and horrors before he came to the Castle. 448 Badi’a al-Jamal marvelled at her tale and said, “By Allah, O my sister, this is the most wondrous of wonders!
Yor. hand, In The Bank I observed the prints gives 5 perCent for mony and so Im Sattisfied You may do and be no looser and oblige me in It to boot under those termes I cant go, and so much I propose I can gett from another Safe hand, if You will not do give it but I had rather
“I will give thee the hundred dinars by way of price and ten to boot as a gratuity and take it on the conditions of which thou speakest.”
Abdallah bin Táhir252 a slave-girl called Muunis who was superior to her fellows in beauty and breeding, and to boot an accomplished poetess; and he asked her of her name.
Plugging it into the outlet by my nightstand, I turned it on and waited for it to boot up.