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Definition of Peradventure

Peradventure
Peradventure Per`ad*ven"ture, adv. & conj. [OE. per aventure, F. par aventure. See Per, and Adventure.] By chance; perhaps; it may be; if; supposing. ``If peradventure he speak against me.' --Shak. Peradventure there be fifty righteous within the city. --Gen. xviii. 24.
Peradventure
Peradventure Per`ad*ven"ture, n. Chance; hap; hence, doubt; question; as, proved beyond peradventure. --South.

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- of the "tedious length of the same which should weary and be hurtsome peradventure to the King's majesty, being yet of tender age", and also because the...
- person which he representeth. No man hath hurt by it but himself, who peradventure will go in wider buskins than his legs will bear, or as our proverb saith...
- Hugh Benson (the inspiration for Keable's character "Father V****all" in Peradventure (1921)) had departed from the Anglicanism of his upbringing in favour...
- Beside re-Latinization that blurred the French origin of some words (e.g. peradventure), other modifications in spelling have included folk etymology alterations...
- Latine letter, yet questionless to the Inventer it was well knowne; and peradventure may conceale some excellent matter, though to this day wrapt up in the...
- "Save him", implored the Chaplain; "for he is the Prince's son, and peradventure may do you good hereafter." This was an impolitic appeal, for it denoted...
- bottom; and I will sing it in the latter end of a play, before the Duke. Peradventure, to make it the more gracious, I shall sing it at her death." (4.1.209–216)...
- heat no more can warm the coldness of the moon, vanquished by earth, or peradventure Saturn, When geomancers their Fortuna Major see in the orient before...
- said: (He will be) a consolation for me and for thee. Kill him not. Peradventure he may be of use to us, or we may choose him for a son. And they perceived...
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