sinque (plural sinques)
- Obsolete spelling of
- 1624 June 6 (licensing date), John Fletcher, “A VVife for a Moneth”, in Comedies and Tragedies […], London: […] Humphrey Robinson, […], and for Humphrey Moseley […], published 1647, OCLC 3083972, Act III, scene i, page 56, column 2:
- Yes goody filly, / And you had ſuch a Pipe, that piped ſo ſweetly, / You would dance to death; you have learnt your ſinque a pace.
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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.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 sinque in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)