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brained


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brain  \Brain\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Brained};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Braining}.] 
  1.  To  dash  out  the  brains  of  to  kill  by  beating  out  the 
  brains.  Hence  Fig.:  To  destroy;  to  put  an  end  to  to 
  defeat. 
 
  There  thou  mayst  brain  him  --Shak. 
 
  It  was  the  swift  celerity  of  the  death  .  .  .  That 
  brained  my  purpose.  --Shak. 
 
  2.  To  conceive;  to  understand.  [Obs.] 
 
  ?T  is  still  a  dream,  or  else  such  stuff  as  madmen 
  Tongue,  and  brain  not  --Shak. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Brained  \Brained\,  p.a. 
  Supplied  with  brains. 
 
  If  th'  other  two  be  brained  like  us  --Shak. 




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