Teend Teend, v. t. & i. [See {Tinder}.] To kindle; to burn. [Obs.] --Herrick. [1913 Webster]

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  • teend — obs. f. teind, tithe, tend tind v. to kindle …   Useful english dictionary

  • tinder — noun small dry sticks and finely divided fibrous matter etc., used to help light a fire. See Also: teend …   Wiktionary

  • rou|tined — «roo TEEND», adjective. 1. subjected to or regulated by routine: »There we led a routined, rigorous existence in a residential community of over five hundred females (Alison Adburgham). 2. disciplined in routine; practiced: »[He] is a thoroughly… …   Useful english dictionary

  • ser|pen|tined — «SUR puhn teend, tynd», adjective. 1. having serpents; infested with snakes: »... the disappearance of two other woodsmen in the alligatored and serpentined gloom (Newsweek). 2. Figurative. twisted or winding like a snake: »serpentined mountain… …   Useful english dictionary

  • vel|vet|eened — «VEHL vuh TEEND», adjective. dressed in velveteen …   Useful english dictionary

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