raze, raze off (v.) Old form(s): rased
take off, pluck off
R3 III.ii.11[Messenger to Hastings, of Stanley] He dreamt the boar had razed off his helm
R3 III.iv.82[Hastings to himself] Stanley did dream the boar did raze our helms [Q; F rowse]
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