Venew
Venew Ven"ew, n. [F. venue, lit., an arrival, from venir, p. p. venu, venue, to come. See {Venue}.] A bout, or turn, as at fencing; a thrust; a hit; a veney. [Obs.] --Fuller. [1913 Webster]

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  • venew — venev, venew(e obs. forms of venue …   Useful english dictionary

  • venew — noun A bout, or turn, as at fencing; a thrust; a hit; a veney …   Wiktionary

  • To lay a venue — Venue Ven ue, n. [F. venue a coming, arrival, fr. venir to come, L. venire; hence, in English, the place whither the jury are summoned to come. See {Come}, and cf. {Venew}, {Veney}.] 1. (Law) A neighborhood or near place; the place or county in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Veney — Ven ey (?; 277), n. [Cf. {Venew} or {Visne}.] A bout; a thrust; a venew. [Obs.] Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster] Three veneys for a dish of stewed prunes. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Venue — Ven ue, n. [F. venue a coming, arrival, fr. venir to come, L. venire; hence, in English, the place whither the jury are summoned to come. See {Come}, and cf. {Venew}, {Veney}.] 1. (Law) A neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • veney — noun A bout; a thrust; a venew. Three veneys for a dish of stewed prunes …   Wiktionary

  • venue — noun a) A place, especially the one where a given event is to happen. b) A neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid. Syn: come, venew …   Wiktionary

  • venev — venev, venew(e obs. forms of venue …   Useful english dictionary

  • venewe — venev, venew(e obs. forms of venue …   Useful english dictionary

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