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Definition of Blench
BlenchBlench Blench, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Blenched; p. pr. & vb. n.
Blenching.] [OE. blenchen to blench, elude, deceive, AS.
blencan to deceive; akin to Icel. blekkja to impose upon.
Prop. a causative of blink to make to wink, to deceive. See
Blink, and cf. 3d Blanch.]
1. To shrink; to start back; to draw back, from lack of
courage or resolution; to flinch; to quail.
Blench not at thy chosen lot. --Bryant.
This painful, heroic task he undertook, and never
blenched from its fulfillment. --Jeffrey.
2. To fly off; to turn aside. [Obs.]
Though sometimes you do blench from this to that.
Blench Blench, v. t.
1. To baffle; to disconcert; to turn away; -- also, to
obstruct; to hinder. [Obs.]
Ye should have somewhat blenched him therewith, yet
he might and would of likelihood have gone further.
--Sir T. More.
2. To draw back from; to deny from fear. [Obs.]
He now blenched what before he affirmed. --Evelyn.
Blench Blench, n.
A looking aside or askance. [Obs.]
These blenches gave my heart another youth. --Shak.
BlenchBlench Blench, v. i. & t. [See 1st Blanch.]
To grow or make pale. --Barbour.
Meaning of Blench from wikipedia
- Roger Marsh Blench
(born 1953) is a British
anthropologist. He has an M.A. and a Ph.D. from the University...
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- the case, Sidwell
& Blench suggest
may have been an early offshoot
that had spread
- is a list of major Chadic branches
and their primary locations based
(2019). Like the Adamawa
languages, Chadic branches
are also referred...
(1991), pp. 470–471. van Driem
(2005), pp. 91–95. Blench
& Post (2014), p. 89. Blench
, Roger. 2009. If agriculture cannot
- to only the Kra branch
of the family. The name "Daic" is used by Roger Blench
that the Tai-Kadai (Kra-Dai)...
- northernmost Taiwan which Blench suggests
may have originated
from the coast
of Guangdong. Based
vocabulary, Blench believes
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work has been done on the Plateau
languages, and the results
to date are tentative. Blench
- North Omotic Dizoid
Ta–Ne languages Gonga Gimojan Yemsa Bench
a more agnostic
classification: South Omotic North Omotic
of the Sahara
in c. 3500 BCE. According
to Roger Blench
(2004), all specialists
in Niger-Congo languages believe
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