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Meaning of "aroint thee" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD AROINT THEE

Of unknown origin.
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PRONUNCIATION OF AROINT THEE

aroint thee  [əˈrɔɪnt] play
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WHAT DOES AROINT THEE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of aroint thee in the English dictionary

The definition of aroint thee in the dictionary is away! begone!.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH AROINT THEE


adjoint
ˈædˌdʒɔɪnt
appoint
əˈpɔɪnt
aroint
əˈrɔɪnt
aroynt
əˈrɔɪnt
ballpoint
ˈbɔːlˌpɔɪnt
checkpoint
ˈtʃɛkˌpɔɪnt
conjoint
kənˈdʒɔɪnt
disappoint
ˌdɪsəˈpɔɪnt
flashpoint
ˈflæʃpɔɪnt
gunpoint
ˈɡʌnˌpɔɪnt
joint
dʒɔɪnt
midpoint
ˈmɪdˌpɔɪnt
pinpoint
ˈpɪnˌpɔɪnt
point
pɔɪnt
pointe
pɔɪnt
points
pɔɪnt
standpoint
ˈstændˌpɔɪnt
viewpoint
ˈvjuːˌpɔɪnt
waypoint
ˈweɪˌpɔɪnt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AROINT THEE

aroba
aroha
aroid
aroint
aroint ye
arolla
Arolla pine
aroma
aromatase
aromatase inhibitor
aromatherapist
aromatherapy
aromatic
aromatically
aromaticity
aromatisation
aromatise
aromatization
aromatize
arose

WORDS THAT END LIKE AROINT THEE

banshee
chee-chee
coachee
couchee
debauchee
garnishee
geechee
ghee
hee-hee
lethee
lichee
lychee
prithee
Rhee
sithee
tee-hee
thee
towhee
trochee
whee

Synonyms and antonyms of aroint thee in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «aroint thee» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AROINT THEE

Find out the translation of aroint thee to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of aroint thee from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «aroint thee» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

aroint你
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

te aroint
570 millions of speakers

English

aroint thee
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

तुमको aroint
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

aroint اليك
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

aroint тебя
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aroint ti
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আপনি aroint
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aroint toi
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Arahkan kamu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

aroint dich
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

あなたを立ち去れ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

그대를 aroint
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Jagate sampeyan
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

aroint ngươi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

உன்னை துரத்திவிடு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

तुला आश्रय दिला
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Aroint thee
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

aroint te
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

aroint cię
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

aroint тебе
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

te aroint
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

aroint σου
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Wyk, jou
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

aroint thee
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

aroint deg
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of aroint thee

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AROINT THEE»

The term «aroint thee» is barely ever used and occupies the 207.540 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AROINT THEE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about aroint thee

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AROINT THEE»

Discover the use of aroint thee in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to aroint thee and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Works of William Shakespeare
271. aroint thee, witch I vii. 208 ; aroint thee, witch, aroint thee I viii. 70 : That Aroint thee is equivalent to " Away ! " " Begone ! " seems to be agreed, though its etymology is quite uncertain : " Rynt ye ; By your leave, stand handsomely. As, Rynt ...
William Shakespeare, Alexander Dyce, 1891
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Shakspeare's Himself Again: Or, The Language of the Poet ...
Aroint thee — ] Aroint, or avaunt, be gone. Pope. Aroint thee, vsitth ! — ] In one of the folio editions, the reading is anoint thee, in a sense very consistent with the common account of witches, who ate related to prrform many Supernatural acts by ...
Andrew Becket, 1815
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The Plays of William Shakspeare: In Fifteen Volumes : with ...
Saint Withold footed thrice the wold ; He met the night-mare, and her nine-fold} Bid her alight, And her troth plight, And, aroint thee, witch, aroint thee ! 7 6 web and the pin,"] Difeafes of the eye. JOHNSON. So, in Every Woman in her Humour,  ...
William Shakespeare, George Steevens, Samuel Johnson, 1793
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A glossary to the works of William Shakespeare
Schmidt says it may mean completely armed, harnessed, or rather: lusty in arms, full of life and spirits even under the weight of arms. New Eng. Diet. "?With gaunt limbs." aroint thee, witch! Mcb. i. 3. 6; aroint thee, witch, aroint thee! Lr. iii. 4. 129.
Alexander Dyce, Harold Littledale, 1902
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Glossary
8; aroint thee, witch, aroint thee! 302: That Aroint thee is equivalent to “Away!” “ Begone!” seems to be agreed, though its etymology is quite uncertain: “Rynt ye; By your leave, stand handsomely. As, Rynt you, Witch, quoth Besse Locket to her  ...
William Shakespeare, Alexander Dyce, 1868
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The Works of William Shakespeare: Preface. Addenda. Glossary ...
512: see note 36, 603. aroint thee, witch! vii. 8; aroint thee, witch, aroint thee! vii. 302: That Aroint thee is equivalent to “ Away !” “ Begone!” seems to be agreed, though its etymology is quite uncertain: “Rynt ye; By your leave, stand handsomely.
William Shakespeare, Alexander Dyce, 1867
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Shakspeare's himself again; or the language of the poet asserted
Aroint thee, witch ! the rump-fed ronyon cries. Aroint thee — \ Aroint, or avaunt, bp gone. Pope. Aroint thee, witih ! — ] In one of the folio editions the reading is anoint thee, in a sense very consistent with the common account of witches, who : ire ...
Andrew Becket, 1815
8
Pericles. The two noble kinsmen. Venus and Adonis. Lucrece. ...
603. aroint thee, witch! vii. 8; aroint thee, witch, aroint thee! vii. 302: That Aroint thee is equivalent to “Away!” “Begone l” seems to be agreed, though its etymology is quite uncertain: “Rynt ye; By your leave, stand handsomely. As, Rynt you ...
William Shakespeare, 1877
9
The Gentleman's Magazine Library: Being a Classified ...
But I cannot say that it has convinced me of the identity or synonymousness of the two expressions, royntree and aroint thee. In the explanation of obscure or obsolete words and phrases, it will generally be found, if a simple and obvious ...
George Laurence Gomme, Frank Alexander Milne, A. C. Bickley, 1884
10
Poet Lore
Ella Goodetww Willcox. •AROINT THEE, WITCH, AROINT THEE.' All lovers of Shakespeare remember the opening lines of the third scene of the first act of ' Macbeth,' and the speech of the first witch : — " A sailor's wife had chestnuts in her lap, ...

6 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AROINT THEE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term aroint thee is used in the context of the following news items.
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Putting one's foot into it
For example, when Shakespeare said (in Macbeth and King Lear) aroint thee, he must have relied on an audience at the Globe that knew what ... «OUPblog, May 15»
2
Monthly etymology gleanings for October 2014, Part 2
Some time ago, I wrote a post on the enigmatic exclamation aroint thee, witch (Macbeth; aroint thee also occurs in King Lear) and supported an ... «OUPblog, Nov 14»
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Multifarious Devils, part 2. Old Nick and the Crocodile
Shakespeare still felt at home among them, would have recognized Grimalkin, and, as noted in a recent post, knew the charm aroint thee, ... «OUPblog, Jun 13»
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Out of Shakespeare: 'Aroint thee'
Give me,' quoth I: / 'Aroint thee, witch!' the rump-fed ronyon cries.” And in King Lear Edgar, pretending to be mad (III. 4, 129), also says “Aroint ... «OUPblog, Feb 13»
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Macbeth | Darlinghurst Theatre
'Aroint thee, witch!' the rump-fed ronyon cries. Her husband's to Aleppo gone, master o' the Tiger: It wasn't intended to frighten anyone, in the ... «Australian Stage Online, Apr 10»
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Aroint Thee, Heretic!
The Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 decision Friday that bans on gay marriage are unconstitutional, concluding decades of hard-fought battles by ... «The Onion, Jun 08»

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