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A Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue (up to 1700)

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First published 2002 (DOST Vol. XI).
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Umbrageously, adv. [Umbragious adj. b.] Covertly. — a1649 Drummond Wks. (1711) 175.
He had intention to bring novations into our religion; tending umbrageously, and under a mask, to the introduction of popery

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