... of courts. He does not frequent the tavern, and drink up all his earnings in liquor that does him no good. He puts his money to use, that is, he buys more land or stock, or lends his money at interest — in short he makes his money produce some profit...
The American Spelling Book: Containing the Rudiments of the English Language ... - Page 150
by Noah Webster - 1816 - 168 pages
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