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Wait on for God's timeous salvation; ask not when, or how long?

Timeous and dubiety are bad, simply as not authorized by any but local usage.

Timeous in the morning of August 22d, an express was sent off to Lochiel to command his attendance.

WORD ORIGIN

"timely," late 15c., from time (n.) + -ous. Related: Timeously.

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