Leash
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) A thong of leather, or a long cord, by which a falconer holds his hawk, or a courser his dog.

2. (n.) A brace and a half; a tierce; three; three creatures of any kind, especially greyhounds, foxes, bucks, and hares; hence, the number three in general.

3. (n.) A string with a loop at the end for lifting warp threads, in a loom.

4. (v. t.) To tie together, or hold, with a leash.

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The Sacrifice of the Body
... like the chains on the demoniac's wrists"'And he had oftentimes been bound by chains,
and the chains were snapped asunder.' But the silken leash with which ...
/.../romans corinthians to ii corinthians chap v/the sacrifice of the body.htm

The Exile --Continued.
... Abigail, whose graceful presence and "most subtle flow of silver-paced counsel"
soothed David's ruffled spirit, and led him captive at once as in a silken leash ...
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Vergilius had Thought Wisely of his Temptation. ...
... temptation. Fate rules them only who are too weak to rule themselves, and
the great leash of fate is the power of evil women. It ...
/.../christianbookshelf.org/bacheller/vergilius/chapter 17 vergilius had thought.htm

Achamoth in Love with the Angels a Protest against the Lascivious ...
... She at length gave birth to an offspring, and then there arose a leash of natures,
[6798] from a triad of causes,"one material, arising from her passion ...
/.../tertullian/against the valentinians/chapter xvii achamoth in love with.htm

Righteous Hatred
... The whole of that passion which, when let loose in a wrong track, becomes as a fierce
lion on its prey, thou mayest keep in leash, (like a noble lion, only ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 4 1858/righteous hatred.htm

The Emperor and Empress
... BOOK II CHAPTER XVIII THE EMPEROR AND EMPRESS. He hath two greyhounds in a leash,
Terror and Force; two slaves that serve his will,. Pleasure and Pomp. ...
/.../chapter xviii the emperor and.htm

Of Four Degrees of Christian Men's Living; and of the Course of ...
... And therefore He kindled thy desire full graciously, and fastened by it a leash
of longing, and led thee by it into a more special state and form of living, to ...
/.../anonymous/the cloud of unknowing/here beginneth the first chapter.htm

How Love is Practised in Hope.
... And as the unhooded falcon having her prey in view suddenly launches herself upon
the wing, and if held in her leash struggles upon the hand with extreme ardour ...
/.../francis/treatise on the love of god/chapter xvi how love is.htm

Chastisement
... Evils always hunt in couples; sins always go in a leash. It is a marvellous thing
that there are always to be found two evils, side by side. ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 1 1855/chastisement.htm

Glad Givers and Faithful Workers
... Eager zeal has in all ages to be yoked to torpid indifference, and to drag
its unwilling companion along, like two dogs in a leash. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture g/glad givers and faithful workers.htm

Thesaurus
Leash (1 Occurrence)
... 3. (n.) A string with a loop at the end for lifting warp threads, in a loom. 4.
(vt) To tie together, or hold, with a leash. ...Leash (1 Occurrence). ...
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Unleash (2 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (vt) To free from a leash, or as from a leash; to let
go; to release; as, to unleash dogs. Multi-Version Concordance ...
/u/unleash.htm - 7k

Leasing (2 Occurrences)

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Lees (3 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary. 1. (n.) Plural of Lee. 2. (n. pl.) Dregs. See Lee. 3.
(n.) A leash. Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia. LEES. lez. See WINE. ...
/l/lees.htm - 8k

Lime (4 Occurrences)
... mountains of Syria. Noah Webster's Dictionary. 1. (n.) A thong by which a dog
is led; a leash. 2. (n.) The linden tree. See Linden. 3. (n ...
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Lash (2 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) The thong or braided cord of a whip, with which the blow is given. 2. (n.)
A leash in which an animal is caught or held; hence, a snare. ...
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Leased (3 Occurrences)

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Slip (22 Occurrences)
... 16. (n.) A leash or string by which a dog is held; -- so called from its being made
in such a manner as to slip, or become loose, by relaxation of the hand. ...
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Concordance
Leash (1 Occurrence)

Job 41:5
Will you play with him as with a bird? Or will you bind him for your girls?
(See RSV NIV)

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