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If I shall sell both my forenoons and afternoons to society, as most appear to do, I'm sure that, for me, there would be nothing left worth living for.Henry David Thoreau
to grace (third-person singular simple present grac, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Elegant movement; poise or balance.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Free and undeserved favour, especially of God. Unmerited divine assistance given to humans for their regeneration or sanctification.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Divine assistance in resisting sin.
- (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Short prayer of thanks before or after a meal.
- It has become less common to say grace before having dinner.
- For examples of the use of this sense see: citations.
- (finance) An allowance of time granted for a debtor during which he is free of at least part of his normal obligations towards the creditor.
- The repayment of the loan starts after a three years' grace (period).
elegant movement, poise or balance
free and undeserved favour, especially of God
divine assistance in resisting sin
short prayer before or after a meal
relief period for a debtor
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