gift (n.) Old form(s): guifts
quality, accomplishment, talent
MW I.i.58[Shallow to Evans, of Anne] She has good gifts
TN I.iii.28[Maria to Sir Toby, of Sir Andrew] he hath the gift of a coward to allay the gust he hath in quarrelling
TS I.i.105[Gremio to departed Katherina] Your gifts are so good here's none will hold you
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