Welsh in a sentence

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Definition of Welsh

  • Of or pertaining to Wales, or its inhabitants.
  • The language of Wales, or of the Welsh people.
  • The natives or inhabitants of Wales.
  • To cheat by avoiding payment of bets; -- said esp. of an absconding bookmaker at a race track.
  • To avoid dishonorably the fulfillment of a pecuniary obligation.
  • a breed of dual-purpose cattle developed in Wales
  • a Celtic language of Wales
  • a native or resident of Wales
  • cheat by avoiding payment of a gambling debt
  • of or relating to or characteristic of Wales or its people or their language

How to use welsh in a sentence. Welsh pronunciation.

Sir, there is a fray to be fought between Sir Hugh the Welsh priest and Caius the French doctor.
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Peace, I say, Gallia and Gaul, French and Welsh, soul-curer and body-curer.
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Where is Nan now, and her troop of fairies, and the Welsh devil, Hugh? MRS.
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Heavens defend me from that Welsh fairy, lest he transform me to a piece of cheese! PUCK.
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Am I ridden with a Welsh goat too?
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Well, I am your theme; you have the start of me; I am dejected; I am not able to answer the Welsh flannel; ignorance itself is a plummet o'er me; use me as you will.
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The run from Cork to Liverpool would be slower, but the wind might veer a little, and in four-and-twenty hours the Welsh mountains would begin to show above the horizon.
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But he would not land anywhere on the Welsh coast.
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If the shore and the islands on this lake were dotted with fortress castles, it was the Welsh and the Normans who built them, and the priest remembered how his mind took fire when he first heard of the hermit who lived in Church Island, and how disappointed he was when he heard that Church Island was ten miles away, at the other end of the lake.
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Castle Carra must have been the strongest castle in the district of Tyrawley, and it was built maybe by the Welsh who invaded Ireland in the thirteenth century, perhaps by William Barrett himself, who built certainl y the castle on the island opposite to Father Oliver's house.
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Very fantastic, and often very beautiful, are the stories of these men; and sometimes tragical enough, like that of the Welsh St. Iltut, cousin of the mythic Arthur, and founder of the great monastery of Bangor, on the banks of the Dee, which was said-though we are not bound to believe the fact-to have held more than two thousand monks at the time of the Saxon invasion.
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David, the popular saint of the Welsh, son of a nephew of the mythic Arthur, and educated by one Paulinus, a disciple, it is said, of St. Germanus of Auxerre.
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His father had already noted his tendency to fly off at a tangent which was strikingly exhibited in the lawyer's office, where "within the womb of a lofty deal desk," when he should have been imbibing Blackstone and transcribing legal documents, he was studying Monsieur Vidocq and translating the Welsh bard Ab Gwilym; he was consigning his legal career to an early grave when he wrote this elegy on the worthy attorney his master.
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He passes Sunday, June 12th, with the Welsh preacher and his wife Winifred; on the 21st he departs with his itinerant hosts to the Welsh border.
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The colloquial faculty which he undoubtedly possessed-for we are told by Taylor that when barely eighteen he already knew English, Welsh, Irish, Latin, Greek, Hebrew, German, Danish, French, Italian, and Portuguese-rarely goes with philological depth any more than with idiomatic purity.
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Then comes the word-master's detection in his new sphere of life by the malignant gipsy godmother, Mrs. Herne, from whose remorseless attempt to poison him he is rescued by the kindly hearted Welsh preacher Peter Williams and his wife Winifred.
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Lavengro was grievously sick, but was saved in the nick of time by the appearance upon the scene of a Welsh preacher, Peter Williams, and his wife-two good souls who wandered over all Wales and the greater part of England, comforting the hearts of the people with their doctrine, and doing all the good they could.
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Yes, but I had no other book than the Bible which the Welsh Methodist had given me: well, why not read the Bible?
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However, I did not see what else I could do on the present occasion-so I determined to read the Bible-it was in Welsh; at any rate it might amuse me, so I took the Bible out of the sack, in which it was lying in the cart, and began to read at the place where I chanced to open it.
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Thereupon I returned to my dingle, where I passed several hours in conning the Welsh Bible, which the preacher, Peter Williams, {274} had given me.
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Examples of Welsh

Example #1
Tell him, Cavaleiro Justice; tell him, bully rook. SHALLOW.
Example #2
Good mine host o' th' Garter, a word with you.
Example #3
Ay, dat is very good!
Example #4
I'll be judgment by mine host of the Garter.
Example #5
They are all couch'd in a pit hard by Herne's oak, with obscur'd lights; which, at the very instant of Falstaff's and our meeting, they will at once display to the night.
Example #6
My husband will not rejoice so much at the abuse of Falstaff as he will chafe at the doctor's marrying my daughter; but 'tis no matter; better a little chiding than a great deal of heartbreak.