give (v.) Old form(s): Giue
grant, allow, bestow
Cor IV.iv.25[Coriolanus alone, of Aufidius] If he give me way, / I'll do his country service [i.e. grant me free rein]
Ham I.v.142[Hamlet to Horatio and Marcellus] Give me one poor request
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