How To Spell congee?

Correct spelling: congee

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What is the definition of congee?

  1. depart after obtaining formal permission; "He has congeed with the King"

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What are the usage examples for congee?

  1. " I don't think I've ever heard any of his; but if you will talk of ballads," said the Counsellor, " give me old Mosey M'Garry's: what's finer than"- and here began, with a most nasal twang and dolorous emphasis, to sing- " 'And I stepp'd up unto her, An' I made a congee And I ax'd her, her pardon For the making so free. – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  2. Here's where I take my congee – They of the High Trails by Hamlin Garland