Glossary

Mews

Mews—an alley with stables.

Michaelmas

Michaelmas—a church festival on September 29th.

Moon

Moon—to think dreamily.

Moulding-board

Moulding-board—a board on which bread is kneaded and shaped.

Mucilage

Mucilage—a gummy substance used for fastening envelopes.

Nay

Nay—a negative answer.

Nosegay

Nosegay—a bouquet of flowers.

P. B. V.

P. B. V. – Prayer Book Version. (From the Great Bible of 1539-41.)