Deyntee
Deynte \Deyn"te\, Deyntee \Deyn"tee\, n. & a. See {Dainty}. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Dainties — Dainty Dain ty, n.; pl. {Dainties}. [OE. deinie, dainte, deintie, deyntee, OF. deinti[ e] delicacy, orig., dignity, honor, fr. L. dignitas, fr. dignus worthy. See {Deign}, and cf. {Dignity}.] 1. Value; estimation; the gratification or pleasure… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dainty — Dain ty, n.; pl. {Dainties}. [OE. deinie, dainte, deintie, deyntee, OF. deinti[ e] delicacy, orig., dignity, honor, fr. L. dignitas, fr. dignus worthy. See {Deign}, and cf. {Dignity}.] 1. Value; estimation; the gratification or pleasure taken in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deynte — Deyn te, Deyntee Deyn tee, n. & a. See {Dainty}. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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