(?), v. i. 1. To seek by request; to make application; to petition; to entreat; to plead.
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By adverse destiny constrained to sue
For counsel and redress, he sues to you.
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Csar came to Rome to sue for the double honor of a triumph and the consulship.
C. Middleton.
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The Indians were defeated and sued for peace.
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2. (Law) To prosecute; to make legal claim; to seek (for something) in law; as, to sue for damages.
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3. To woo; to pay addresses as a lover. Massinger.
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4. (Naut.) To be left high and dry on the shore, as a ship. R. H. Dana, Jr.
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(swd, swd, or swd), n. [F., Sweden.] Swedish glove leather, -- usually made from lambskins tanned with willow bark. Also used adjectively; as, suede gloves.
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