glavering

gla·ver·ing

English syllables. 2014.

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  • glavering — ˈglāv(ə)riŋ adjective Etymology: Middle English glaveringe, from glaveren + inge, ing ing archaic : deceitfully kind, pleasant, or flattering a glavering smile …   Useful english dictionary

  • Glaver — Glav er, v. i. [Of Celtic origin; cf. W. glafr flattery.] 1. To prate; to jabber; to babble. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Here many, clepid filosophirs, glavern diversely. Wyclif. [1913 Webster] 2. To flatter; to wheedle. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Some… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glafe —  smooth ; a glavering fellow, a smooth tongued or flattering fellow. N …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • glave —  smooth ; a glavering fellow, a smooth tongued or flattering fellow. N …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

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