Espials

Espials Wiki - What is the espials?

What does the word espials mean? Find synonyms, antonyms and the meaning of the word espials in our free online dictionary! Find words starting with espials and anagrams of espials.

Definitions of "espials"

  • Plural form of espial. noun

The word "espials" in example sentences

I dread more the policy of Louis, who, unless my espials have grossly deceived me, has even already proposed a secret peace to Edward, offering with large sums of money to purchase England to the Yorkists, and. [Anne of Geierstein]

At the same time the Spanish Fleete was escried by an English pinasse, captaine whereof was M. Thomas Fleming, after they had bene aduertised of the Spaniards expedition by their scoutes and espials, which hauing ranged along the coast of Spaine, were lately returned home into. [The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation]

Which house being razed and those Tartarians espials beeing excluded, the Tartars at length were quite bereaued and vtterly dispossessed of their authoritie which they had exercised ouer the Russians for many yeres, and could neuer yet recouer it; albeit they haue giuen sundry attempts.. [The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation]

[Berozoua Vstia.] 8 Item, if you shall vnderstand as you are outwards bound, that the enemie is gone before you to S. Nicholas, remember what aduice hath bene giuen you for your stay at Berozoua Vstia, till you haue by espials viewed and vnderstood the forces, and the manner of their abode at that place.. [The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation]

K. Harold being as yet in the north parts, and hearing that duke William was thus landed in England, sped him southward, and gathering his people togither out of the countries as he went forwards, at length came néere his enimies: and sending espials into their campe to vnderstand of what. [Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (8 of 8) The Eight Booke of the Historie of England]

Harold goeth towards his enimies, why his vnskilfull espials tooke the. [Chronicles (1 of 6): The Historie of England (8 of 8) The Eight Booke of the Historie of England]

There is a kind of followers likewise which are dangerous, being indeed espials; 3 which inquire the secrets of the house, and bear tales of them to others.. [XLVIII. Of Followers and Friends]

Polonius to Ophelia, when he and Claudius would be "lawful espials" of her meeting with Hamlet:. [A Book of the Play Studies and Illustrations of Histrionic Story, Life, and Character]

Her Father, and my selfe (lawful espials) 1682: Will so bestow our selues, that seeing vnseene. [Hamlet (1623 First Folio Edition)]

Tartarians espials beeing excluded, the Tartars at length were quite bereaued and vtterly dispossessed of their authoritie which they had exercised ouer the Russians for many yeres, and could neuer yet recouer it; albeit they haue giuen sundry attempts.. [The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation — Volume 03]

[S.denote: Berozoua Vstia.] 8 Item, if you shall vnderstand as you are outwards bound, that the enemie is gone before you to S. Nicholas, remember what aduice hath bene giuen you for your stay at Berozoua Vstia, till you haue by espials viewed and vnderstood the forces, and the manner of their abode at that place.. [The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation — Volume 04]

There is a kind of followers likewise, which are dangerous, being indeed espials; which inquire the secrets of the house, and bear tales of them, to others.. [Recently Uploaded Slideshows]

It is not long since that a subtile deluder, verie craftely having upon set purpose his brokers or espials abroade, using sundry secret drifts to allure many, as did the syrens by their sweet sonets and melody seduce mariners to make them their pray, so did his brokers or espials deceive many, in proclayming and sounding out his fame abroade from house to house, as those use which crye, "Mistresse, have you any worke for the tincker?". [Primitive Psycho-Therapy and Quackery]

The lords that tooke part with his sonne, being aduertised by espials of the dooings of the father, and hearing that he was readie (if he were constreined) to defend himselfe by battell, and yet willing to receiue his sons into his fauour againe, if they would be reformed, they tooke great care how to cause his sons to persist in their enterprise, till the father were compelled by force to resigne the gouernment vnto them.. [Chronicles of England, Scotland and Ireland (2 of 6): England (5 of 12) Henrie the Second]

Or is the sword a piece of lath — my word a bulrush — my memory a dream — and my eyes good for nought — espials which corbies might pick out of my head?”. [The Abbot]

At the same time the Spanish Fleete was escried by an English pinasse, captaine whereof was M. Thomas Fleming, after they had bene aduertised of the Spaniards expedition by their scoutes and espials, which hauing ranged along the coast of Spaine, were lately returned home into Plimmouth for a new supply of victuals and other necessaries, who considering the foresayd tempest, were of opinion that the nauy being of late dispersed and tossed vp and downe the maine Ocean, was by no means able to performe their intended voiage.. [The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation — Volume 07 England's Naval Exploits Against Spain]

Espials on Social Media

Organic Traffics

About Espials Comments

espials

Espials Word Data

  • Pronunciations
  • Character7
  • Hyphenation

Synonyms

No espials synonyms found!

Hypernyms

No espials hypernyms found!

Equivalents

No espials equivalents found!
Memory Professor

Quote

When you meet someone better than yourself, turn your thoughts to becoming his equal. When you meet someone not as good as you are, look within and examine your own self. (Confucius)
Online IQ Test