Indued
Indue In*due", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Indued}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Induing}.] [Written also {endue}.] [L. induere to put on, clothe, fr. OL. indu (fr. in- in) + a root seen also in L. exuere to put off, divest, exuviae the skin of an animal, slough, induviae clothes. Cf. {Endue} to invest.] [1913 Webster] 1. To put on, as clothes; to draw on. [1913 Webster]

The baron had indued a pair of jack boots. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

2. To clothe; to invest; hence, to endow; to furnish; to supply with moral or mental qualities. [1913 Webster]

Indu'd with robes of various hue she flies. --Dryden. [1913 Webster]

Indued with intellectual sense and souls. --Shak. [1913 Webster]


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  • indued — v. endue, endow, furnish with some quality or ability; clothe, dress, put on clothing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • endue — Indue In*due , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Indued}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Induing}.] [Written also {endue}.] [L. induere to put on, clothe, fr. OL. indu (fr. in in) + a root seen also in L. exuere to put off, divest, exuviae the skin of an animal, slough,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indue — In*due , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Indued}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Induing}.] [Written also {endue}.] [L. induere to put on, clothe, fr. OL. indu (fr. in in) + a root seen also in L. exuere to put off, divest, exuviae the skin of an animal, slough, induviae …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Induing — Indue In*due , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Indued}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Induing}.] [Written also {endue}.] [L. induere to put on, clothe, fr. OL. indu (fr. in in) + a root seen also in L. exuere to put off, divest, exuviae the skin of an animal, slough,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Humanate — Hu man*ate, a. [LL. humanatus.] Indued with humanity. [Obs.] Cranmer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Induement — In*due ment, n. [From {Indue}; cf. {Indument}, {Enduement}.] The act of induing, or state of being indued; investment; endowment. W. Montagu. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Mindless — Mind less, a. 1. Not indued with mind or intellectual powers; stupid; unthinking. [1913 Webster] 2. Unmindful; inattentive; heedless; careless. [1913 Webster] Cursed Athens, mindless of thy worth. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • endue — or indue transitive verb (endued or indued; enduing or induing) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French enduire to introduce, imbue, from Latin inducere more at induce Date: 15th century 1. provide, endow < endued with the rights of a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Ignatius His Conclave — (Latin: Conclave ignati ) is a 1611 work by 16th century metaphysical poet John Donne. The work satirizes the Jesuits. In the story, St. Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the Jesuits, is found to be in Hell:But Ignatius Layola which was got… …   Wikipedia

  • Roger Lupton — was born in the Parish of Sedbergh in the year 1456. In 1483, he was awarded a Bachelor of Canon Law degree from King s College, Cambridge, and Doctor of Canon law in 1504. Shortly after that, he served in the Chancery Court, and went onto become …   Wikipedia

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