Sooth

Definition of Sooth

Pronunciation: sŌth
a.; 1.True; faithful; trustworthy.
The sentence [meaning] of it sooth is, out of doubt.
- Chaucer.
That shall I sooth (said he) to you declare.
- Spensser.
2.Pleasing; delightful; sweet.
The soothest shepherd that ever piped on plains.
- Milton.
With jellies soother than the creamy curd.
- Keats.
n.1.Truth; reality.
The sooth it this, the cut fell to the knight.
- Chaucer.
In sooth, I know not why I am so sad.
- Shak.
In good sooth,
Its mystery is love, its meaninng youth.
- Longfellow.
2.Augury; prognostication.
The soothe of birds by beating of their wings.
- Spenser.
3.Blandishment; cajolery.

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archaicism, archaism, truthfulness
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