score (n.)
reckoning, account, debt
AW IV.iii.219[First Soldier reading Parolles' letter, of Bertram] After he scores he never pays the score [second instance]
AW V.iii.56[King to Bertram, of Helena] That thou didst love her, strikes some scores away / From the great compt
Mac V.vi.91[Seyward to Malcolm, of Young Seyward] They say he parted well, and paid his score
TS induction.2.21[Sly to Lord, of Marian Hacket] If she say I am not fourteen pence on the score for sheer ale [i.e. in debt to that amount]
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