Definitions

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  • v. To cleave or tear in pieces.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To cleave or tear in pieces.

Etymologies

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From Middle English toritten, torytten, equivalent to to- +‎ rit.

Examples

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    M. Antoni Mureti ... Orationes, epistolæ hymniqve saeri

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