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- præmises (archaic)
premises pl (plural only)
- plural of
- Land, and all the built structures on it, especially when considered as a single place.
- (law) The subject of a conveyance or deed.
- (slang, archaic, euphemistic) The vagina.
- Synonyms: see Thesaurus:vagina
- 1683, The Fifteen Comforts of Matrimony, London: […] H. Woodgate and S. Brooks, […], published 1760, pages 81–82:
- […] ſhe charges her to put him to it as a virgin ought to do; and farther, that as ſoon as he entered the premiſes, with fome feigned reluctancy on her part, muſt fall into a fainting ſhriek, as if ſhe had fallen into a cold water in a hot fit.
land, and all the built structures on it, considered as a single place