Definitions starting with A

ID #1026

against

 /agíns/ [cf. DJE bigens idem; OED, in preparation for such time as conj. arch, or dial.; ADD idem] conj. in preparation for when: 1918 His wife go befo' an' cook, against he come back (Parsons 26). (Inagua)

Tags: conjunction

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Last update: 2011-10-23 01:14
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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