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almose (plural almoses)

  1. (obsolete) alms
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir John Cheke to this entry?)
    • 1557, Martin Bucer, A treatise how by the Worde of God, Christian mens Almose ought to be distributed

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for almose in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)