Affying
Affy Af*fy", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Affied}; p. pr. {Affying}.] [OF. afier, LL. affidare. Cf. {Affiance}.] 1. To confide (one's self to, or in); to trust. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

2. To betroth or espouse; to affiance. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

3. To bind in faith. [Obs.] --Bp. Montagu. [1913 Webster]


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  • Affied — Affy Af*fy , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Affied}; p. pr. {Affying}.] [OF. afier, LL. affidare. Cf. {Affiance}.] 1. To confide (one s self to, or in); to trust. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To betroth or espouse; to affiance. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 3.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Affy — Af*fy , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Affied}; p. pr. {Affying}.] [OF. afier, LL. affidare. Cf. {Affiance}.] 1. To confide (one s self to, or in); to trust. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. To betroth or espouse; to affiance. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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