Essay
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1. (n.) An effort made, or exertion of body or mind, for the performance of anything; a trial; attempt; as, to make an essay to benefit a friend.

2. (n.) A composition treating of any particular subject; -- usually shorter and less methodical than a formal, finished treatise; as, an essay on the life and writings of Homer; an essay on fossils, or on commerce.

3. (n.) An assay. See Assay.

4. (n.) To exert one's power or faculties upon; to make an effort to perform; to attempt; to endeavor; to make experiment or trial of; to try.

5. (n.) To test the value and purity of (metals); to assay. See Assay.

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Essay on Faith.
... LETTERS ON THE INSPIRATION OF THE SCRIPTURES. ESSAY ON FAITH. Faith may
be defined as fidelity to our own being, so far as such ...
/.../coleridge/confessions of an inquiring spirit etc/essay on faith.htm

Introductory Essay.
... Introductory Essay. St. Augustin as an Exegete. By the Rev. David Schley
Schaff. The exegetical writings of Augustin are commentaries ...
/.../augustine/our lords sermon on the mount/introductory essay .htm

Introductory Essay.
... Introductory Essay. By Professor MB Riddle, DD. The treatise of Augustin On
the Harmony of the Evangelists (De Consensu Evangelistarum ...
/.../augustine/our lords sermon on the mount/introductory essay 2.htm

Introductory Essay.
... Introductory Essay. St. Chrysostom as an Exegete. By MB Riddle, DD. The
pre-eminence of Chrysostom as a preacher remains undisputed ...
/.../chrysostom/homilies on the gospel of saint matthew/introductory essay.htm

Introductory Essay.
... writings in connection with the donatist controversy. St. Augustine. Introductory
Essay. By Rev. Chester D. Hartranft, DD. [ Prev] [Top] [Next ]. ...
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The Feeblest Essay in the Volume is the First. ...
... I. The feeblest essay in the volume is the first.� The feeblest essay in
the volume is the first. It is not without grave concern ...
/.../burgon/inspiration and interpretation/i the feeblest essay in.htm

Introductory Essay on the Manichæan Heresy,
... Introductory Essay on the Manichæan Heresy,. By Albert H. Newman, DD, LL.D. ...
/.../introductory essay on the manichaean.htm

Essay
An Essay on the Mosaic Account of the Creation and Fall of Man. <. ...
Essay. THERE are not a few difficulties in the account ...
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The Third Essay in the Present Volume is by "The Rev. ...
... III. The third Essay in the present volume is by "the Rev.� The third
Essay in the present volume is by "the Rev. Baden Powell ...
/.../burgon/inspiration and interpretation/iii the third essay in.htm

Essay iv. The Generous Spirit, Who, when Brought among the Tasks ...
... A SAILOR'S FORTUNE. ESSAY IV. the generous spirit, who, when brought Among
the tasks of real life� the generous spirit, who, when ...
/.../confessions of an inquiring spirit etc/essay iv the generous spirit.htm

Thesaurus
Essay (1 Occurrence)
... 1. (n.) An effort made, or exertion of body or mind, for the performance of anything;
a trial; attempt; as, to make an essay to benefit a friend. ...
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Offer (403 Occurrences)
... 8. (vi) To make an attempt; to make an essay or a trial; -- used with at. ... 11. (vt)
Attempt; endeavor; essay; as, he made an offer to catch the ball. Int. ...
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Taste (46 Occurrences)
... 4. (vt) To become acquainted with by actual trial; to essay; to experience;
to undergo. ... 16. (n.) Essay; trial; experience; experiment. 17. ...
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Proffer (1 Occurrence)
... 2. (vt) To essay or attempt of one's own accord; to undertake, or propose to
undertake. ... 4. (n.) Essay; attempt. Multi-Version Concordance ...
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Parable (52 Occurrences)
... Jewish and other non-Biblical parables are discussed and illustrated by examples
in Trench's Notes on the Parables of our Lord, introductory essay, chapter iv ...
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Theme (1 Occurrence)
... or argument; a text. 2. (n.) Discourse on a certain subject. 3. (n.) A
composition or essay required of a pupil. 4. (n.) A noun ...
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Try (84 Occurrences)
... conclusions. 9. (vt) To experience; to have or gain knowledge of by experience.
10. (vt) To essay; to attempt; to endeavor. 11. (vi ...
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Touch (82 Occurrences)
... 33. (n.) A hint; a suggestion; slight notice. 34. (n.) A slight and brief essay.
35. (n.) A touchstone; hence, stone of the sort used for touchstone. 36. ...
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Esrom (2 Occurrences)

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Envoy (5 Occurrences)
... 2. (n.) An explanatory or commendatory postscript to a poem, essay, or book; --
also in the French from, l'envoi. Multi-Version Concordance ...
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