neeze
Neese \Neese\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Neesed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Neesing}.] [OE. nesen; akin to D. niezen, G. niesen, Icel. hnj[=o]sa.] To sneeze. [Obs.] [Written also {neeze}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • neeze — I. intransitive verb also neese ˈnēz ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: Middle English nesen, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse hnjōsa to sneeze; akin to Old High German niosan to sneeze chiefly Scotland : sneeze II …   Useful english dictionary

  • neeze-wort — …   Useful english dictionary

  • sneeze — [15] The Old English word for ‘sneeze’ was fnēsan, a distant relative of Greek pneuma ‘breath’ (source of English pneumatic). This survived into Middle English as fnese. The letters f and s were very similar in medieval script, so it could have… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • sneeze — [15] The Old English word for ‘sneeze’ was fnēsan, a distant relative of Greek pneuma ‘breath’ (source of English pneumatic). This survived into Middle English as fnese. The letters f and s were very similar in medieval script, so it could have… …   Word origins

  • neese — I. intransitive verb see neeze I II. noun see neeze II * * * neese variant of neeze v., nese, nose …   Useful english dictionary

  • Neese — Neese, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Neesed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Neesing}.] [OE. nesen; akin to D. niezen, G. niesen, Icel. hnj[=o]sa.] To sneeze. [Obs.] [Written also {neeze}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neesed — Neese Neese, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Neesed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Neesing}.] [OE. nesen; akin to D. niezen, G. niesen, Icel. hnj[=o]sa.] To sneeze. [Obs.] [Written also {neeze}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Neesing — Neese Neese, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Neesed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Neesing}.] [OE. nesen; akin to D. niezen, G. niesen, Icel. hnj[=o]sa.] To sneeze. [Obs.] [Written also {neeze}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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