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 for Rede
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Rede \Rede\ (r?d), v. t. [See Read, v. t.]
     1. To advise or counsel. [Obs. or Scot.]
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              I rede that our host here shall begin. --Chaucer.
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     2. To interpret; to explain. [Obs.]
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              My sweven [dream] rede aright.        --Chaucer.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Rede \Rede\, n. [See Read, n.]
     1. Advice; counsel; suggestion. [Obs. or Scot.] --Burns.
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              There was none other remedy ne reed.  --Chaucer.
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     2. A word or phrase; a motto; a proverb; a wise saw. [Obs.]
        "This rede is rife." --Spenser.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  rede
      v 1: give an interpretation or explanation to [syn: rede,
           interpret]
      2: give advice to; "The teacher counsels troubled students";
         "The lawyer counselled me when I was accused of tax fraud"
         [syn: rede, advise, counsel]

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