Ken

Definition of Ken

Pronunciation: kĕnd
n.1.A house; esp., one which is a resort for thieves.
v. t.1.To know; to understand; to take cognizance of.
[imp. & p. p. Kenned (kĕnd); p. pr. & vb. n. Kenning.]
2.To recognize; to descry; to discern.
'T is he. I ken the manner of his gait.
- Shak.
v. i.1.To look around.
n.1.Cognizance; view; especially, reach of sight or knowledge.
Above the reach and ken of a mortal apprehension.
- South.
It was relief to quit the ken
And the inquiring looks of men.
- Trench.

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