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for Without day
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :
Without \With*out"\, prep. [OE. withoute, withouten, AS.
wi[eth]?tan; wi[eth] with, against, toward + ?tan outside,
fr. ?t out. See With, prep., Out.]
1. On or at the outside of; out of; not within; as, without
Without the gate
Some drive the cars, and some the coursers rein.
2. Out of the limits of; out of reach of; beyond.
Eternity, before the world and after, is without our
reach. --T. Burnet.
3. Not with; otherwise than with; in absence of, separation
from, or destitution of; not with use or employment of;
independently of; exclusively of; with omission; as,
without labor; without damage.
I wolde it do withouten negligence. --Chaucer.
Wise men will do it without a law. --Bacon.
Without the separation of the two monarchies, the
most advantageous terms . . . must end in our
There is no living with thee nor without thee.
To do without. See under Do.
Without day [a translation of L. sine die], without the
appointment of a day to appear or assemble again; finally;
as, the Fortieth Congress then adjourned without day.
Without recourse. See under Recourse.
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