bill (n.) Old form(s): billes , bils
notice, label, proclamation, placard
AYL I.ii.114[Rosalind to Le Beau, of the young wrestlers] With bills on their necks
JC IV.iii.171[Messala to Brutus] by proscription and bills of outlawry / Octavius, Antony, and Lepidus / Have put to death an hundred senators
MA I.i.36[Beatrice to Messenger, of Benedick] He set up his bills here in Messina
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