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feaze


feaze


  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Feaze  \Feaze\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Feazed};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Feazing}.]  [Cf.  OE  faseln  to  ravel,  fr  AS  f[ae]s  fringe; 
  akin  to  G.  fasen  to  separate  fibers  or  threads,  fasen,  faser, 
  thread,  filament,  OHG.  faso.] 
  To  untwist;  to  unravel,  as  the  end  of  a  rope.  --Johnson. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Feaze  \Feaze\,  v.  t.  [See  {Feese}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Feaze  \Feaze\,  n. 
  A  state  of  anxious  or  fretful  excitement;  worry;  vexation. 
  [Obs.] 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Feeze  \Feeze\,  v.  t.  [For  sense  1,  cf  F.  visser  to  screw,  vis 
  screw,  or  1st  E.  feaze,  v.t.:  for  sense  2,  see  {Feese}.] 
  1.  To  turn,  as  a  screw.  [Scot]  --Jamieson. 
 
  2.  To  beat  to  chastise;  to  humble;  to  worry.  [Obs.]  [Written 
  also  {feaze},  {feize},  {pheese}.]  --Beau.  &  Fl 
 
  {To  feeze  up},  to  work  into  a  passion.  [Obs.]