Shrove

• (v. i.) To join in the festivities of Shrovetide; hence, to make merry. • of Shrive • imp. of Shrive.
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Shrove

Shrove imperfect of Shrive . Shrove Sunday , Quinguagesima Sunday. -- Shrove Tuesday , the Tuesday following Quinguagesima Sunday, and preceding the first day of Lent, or Ash Wednesday. It was formerly customary in England, on this day, for the people to confes...
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Shrove

Shrove intransitive verb To join in the festivities of Shrovetide; hence, to make merry. [ Obsolete] J. Fletcher.
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shrove

Of Shrive. Shrove Sunday, Quinguagesima Sunday. Shrove Tuesday, the Tuesday following Quinguagesima Sunday, and preceding the first day of Lent, or Ash Wednesday. ... It was formerly customary in England, on this day, for the people to confess their sins to their parish priests, after which they dined on pancakes, or fritters, and the occasion beca...
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