Weyve \Weyve\, v. t. To waive. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • weyve — obs. f. waive v.1; var. waive v.2 Obs.; obs. f. weave v …   Useful english dictionary

  • as busy as a bee — Meaning Origin Geoffrey Chaucer (1342 1400), Canterbury Tales. The Squyeres Tale Ey! Goddes mercy! sayd our Hoste tho, Now such a wyf I pray God keep me fro. Lo, suche sleightes and subtilitees In wommen be; for ay as busy as bees Be thay us… …   Meaning and origin of phrases

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