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Definition of Shrift

Shrift
Shrift Shrift, n. [OE. shrift, schrift, AS. scrift, fr. scr[=i]fan to shrive. See Shrive.] 1. The act of shriving. In shrift and preaching is my diligence. --Chaucer. 2. Confession made to a priest, and the absolution consequent upon it. --Chaucer. Have you got leave to go to shrift to-day? --Shak. Therefore, my lord, address you to your shrift, And be yourself; for you must die this instant. --Rowe. Shrift father, a priest to whom confession is made.

Meaning of Shrift from wikipedia

- Shrift may refer to: Confession Absolution Shrift (band), a band with vocalist Nina Miranda...
- pryamoy shrift ("upright type")—compare with Normalschrift ("regular type") in German Italic type is called kursiv ("cursive") or kursivniy shrift ("cursive...
- Shrift was a collaboration between former Smoke City vocalist Nina Miranda and producer Dennis Wheatley. Their debut release, Lost In A Moment, brought...
- article on Short shrift, but our sister project Wiktionary does: Read the Wiktionary entry on short shrift You can also: Search for Short shrift in Wikipedia...
- English singer and songwriter who was a member of English bands Smoke City, Shrift and Zeep. Nina was born in Brasília, Distrito Federal. Her mother is the...
- workers following criticism". The Verge. Retrieved October 20, 2018. "Short shrift for unions in Amazon's silicon jungle – Independent, The (London) – Find...
- typically referred to as (ру́сский) рукопи́сный шрифт (rússky) rukopísny shrift, "(Russian) handwritten font". It is the handwritten form of the modern...
- movie, any X-Men or Women who don't hinge directly on his story get short shrift. As Storm, Halle Berry can do neat tricks with weather, but her role is...
- the Parliamentary Committee on Indian Constitutional Reforms gave short shrift to the idea of ****stan, calling it "chimerical and impracticable." In 1932...
- letters ****igned idiosyncratically. In Russian, it is known as Шрифт Брайля (Shrift Braylya, 'Braille Script'). The Russian Braille alphabet is as follows:...
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