"dotary" meaning in All languages combined

Noun [English]

  1. A dotard's weakness; dotage. Tags: obsolete, uncountable

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          "ref": "1593, Michael Drayton, \"The Shepheards Garland VII: The Seventh Eglog\"http://spenserians.cath.vt.edu/TextRecord.php?action=GET&textsid=32781",
          "text": "These been for such as make them votarie, And take them to the mantle and the ring, And spenden day and night in dotarie, Hammering their heads, musing on heavenly thing,"
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