Words and Phrases
gove (v)

“gove (v)”


gaze; look intently

In Literature:

Excerpt from Simkin or A Bargain’s a Bargain - A Tale by Samuel Thomson

Thrice he gov’d up niest the roof,
as aften shook his head,
then clos’d his ein an’ rais’d his loof,
a holy man indeed!

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