vail (v.) Old form(s): vaile
let fall, yield, surrender
LLL V.ii.297[Boyet to and of ladies] Dismasked, their damask sweet commixture shown, / Are angels vailing clouds
R3 IV.iv.348[Queen Elizabeth to King Richard, of her daughter becoming Queen] To vail the title [F; Q waile]
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