Absist
Absist \Ab*sist"\, v. i. [L. absistere, p. pr. absistens; ab + sistere to stand, causal of stare.] To stand apart from; top leave off; to desist. [Obs.] --Raleigh. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • absist — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alexius Meinong — Infobox Philosopher region = Western philosophy era = 20th century philosophy color = #B0C4DE image size = 200px image caption = name = Alexius Meinong birth = July 17, 1853 death = November 27, 1920 school tradition = Analytic philosophy main… …   Wikipedia

  • absistence — † abˈsistence Obs. 0 [f. absist + ence, cf. persistence.] ‘A standing off.’ Mod. Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”