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  1. brinishadjective

    Like brine; somewhat salt.

    Brinish tears uE000657050uE001 Shakespeare.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Brinishadjective

    Having the taste of brine; salt.

    Etymology: from brine.

    Nero would be tainted with remorse
    To hear and see her plaints, her brinish tears. William Shakespeare.

    For now I stand, as one upon a rock,
    Environ’d with a wilderness of sea,
    Who marks the waxing tide grow wave by wave;
    Expecting ever when some envious surge
    Will, in his brinish bowels, swallow him. William Shakespeare, T. Andr.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brinishadjective

    like brine; somewhat salt; saltish

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brinish in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brinish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of brinish in a Sentence

  1. Shakespeare A Lover's Complaint 279:

    This said, his watery eyes he did dismount, Whose sights till then were levell'd on my face; Each cheek a river running from a fount With brinish current downward flow'd apace: O, how the channel to the stream gave grace!

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    cloth coverings wrapped around something (as a wound or a baby)
    A collation
    B slur
    C swathing
    D sapling

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