medieval

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medieval

, mediaeval
of, relating to, or in the style of the Middle Ages
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She could certainly command her guests, even to the extent of decking out the most respectable and reluctant of them with her mediaeval masquerade.
Japan's officers reorganized the Chinese army; her drill sergeants made the mediaeval warriors over into twentieth century soldiers, accustomed to all the modern machinery of war and with a higher average of marksmanship than the soldiers of any Western nation.
It was a pursuit like unto that of the Universal Solvent of the mediaeval alchemists.
It is only necessary to add that on the whole the recovery of Hesiodic papyri goes to confirm the authority of the mediaeval MSS.
On the other hand, the ancient and mediaeval logic retained a continuous influence over it, and a form like that of mathematics was easily impressed upon it; the principle of ancient philosophy which is most apparent in it is scepticism; we must doubt nearly every traditional or received notion, that we may hold fast one or two.
The people who wrote the mediaeval ballads," answered the priest, "knew more about fairies than you do.
She was twentieth-century, and the thing in essence, as her uncle had said, was mediaeval.
He rained upon it curses from God and High Heaven, and withered it with a heat of invective that savoured of a mediaeval excommunication of the Catholic Church.
Bronze chandeliers with many globes depended from the low, slightly vaulted ceiling, and the fresco paintings ran flat and dull all round the walls without windows, representing scenes of the chase and of outdoor revelry in mediaeval costumes.
Flowers, tears, applause--that has had its time; it's a mediaeval conception.