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Definition of Amain

Amain
Amain A*main", v. t. [F. amener. See Amenable.] (Naut.) To lower, as a sail, a yard, etc.
Amain
Amain A*main", v. i. (Naut.) To lower the topsail, in token of surrender; to yield.
Amain
Amain A*main", adv. [Pref. a- + main. See 2d Main, n.] 1. With might; with full force; vigorously; violently; exceedingly. They on the hill, which were not yet come to blows, perceiving the fewness of their enemies, came down amain. --Milton. That striping giant, ill-bred and scoffing, shouts amain. --T. Parker. 2. At full speed; in great haste; also, at once. ``They fled amain.' --Holinshed.

Meaning of Amain from wikipedia

- Amain Berhane better known as Berhana is an American singer-songwriter. Amain Berhane was born near Atlanta, Georgia in an Ethiopian family. Growing up...
- Cramond Island (Scottish Gaelic Eilean Chathair Amain) is one of several islands in the Firth of Forth in eastern Scotland, near Edinburgh. It lies off...
- Cramond (/ˈkræmənd/; Scottish Gaelic: Cathair Amain) is a village and suburb in the north-west of Edinburgh, Scotland, at the mouth of the River Almond...
- of words still known or in use at that time are the following: Amain: ‘going on amain’ = getting on well Bolsker: an unfriendly person Chy: a little Drazed:...
- day: Kill a thousand men, or a Town regain, we will give thanks and praise amain. The wine pot shall clinke, we will feast and drinke. And then strange motions...
- The River Almond (Scottish Gaelic: Abhainn Amain) is a river in Lothian, Scotland. It is 28 miles (45 km) long, rising at Hirst Hill in Lanarkshire near...
- the plain— "Sic semper!" 'tis the proud refrain That baffles minions back amain, Maryland! My Maryland! VII I see the blush upon thy ch****, Maryland! For...
- 11 (11th ed.). 1911. Glenalmond or Glen Almond (Scottish Gaelic: Gleann Amain) is a glen which stretches for several miles to the west of the city of...
- that far out, off yonder ness, the Nine Maids of the Island Mill stir amain the host-cruel skerry-quern—they who in ages past ground Hamlet's meal....
- Habtemariam, Eritrea's first Auditor-General Helen Berhane Natnael Berhane Senai Berhane (born 1989), Eritrean footballer Amain Berhene, American Musician...
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