Elanced
Elance E*lance", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Elanced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Elancing}.] [F. ['e]lancer, OF. eslancier; pref. es- (L. ex) + F. lancer to dart, throw, fr. lance.] To throw as a lance; to hurl; to dart. [R.] [1913 Webster]

While thy unerring hand elanced . . . a dart. --Prior. [1913 Webster]


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  • Elance — E*lance , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Elanced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Elancing}.] [F. [ e]lancer, OF. eslancier; pref. es (L. ex) + F. lancer to dart, throw, fr. lance.] To throw as a lance; to hurl; to dart. [R.] [1913 Webster] While thy unerring hand… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Elancing — Elance E*lance , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Elanced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Elancing}.] [F. [ e]lancer, OF. eslancier; pref. es (L. ex) + F. lancer to dart, throw, fr. lance.] To throw as a lance; to hurl; to dart. [R.] [1913 Webster] While thy unerring… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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