Would you be kind enough to tell me whether I am on the right track by the interpretation of the expressions in bold in the following sentences?
The meeting concluded at 8 o’clock.
The very person of Christ [was] concluded within the grave.
conclude = to shut up; to inclose.
For God hath concluded all in unbelief.
The Scripture hath concluded all under sin.
conclude = to include; to comprehend; to shut up together; to embrace
No man can conclude God's love or hatred to any person by anything that befalls him.
Therefore we conclude that a man is justified by faith.
The jury concluded from the evidence, that the accused man was not guilty.
conclude = to reach as an end of reasoning; to infer, as from premises
But no frail man, however great or high, can be concluded blest before he die.
conclude = to make a final determination or judgment concerning; to judge; to decide
I will conclude this part with the speech of a counselor of state.
conclude = to bring to an end; to close; to finish
If therefore they will appeal to revelation for their creation they must be concluded by it.
conclude = to shut off; to restrain; to limit; to stop; to bar
Comformity to fashion is not essential to the happiness of all women.
comformoty to fashion = having things of the altest fashion
Charity begins at home.
How long will it lake for the bullet wound to heal over?
Heal over = cure, restore to health
The wound healed slowly.
The sore soon healed up.
Time heals most troubles.
Beaty was an attribute of the family.
attribute = a quality or characteristic inherent in or ascribed to someone or something
Hercules with his usual attribute, the club.
The crown is an attribute of kingship.
attribute = an object associated with and serving to identify a character, personage, or office
He attributed his success to hard work.
It's wicked to lie.
That is wicked of you.
wicked = disposed to or marked by mischief ; roguish
You are a wicked boy.
wicked = causing or likely to cause harm, distress, or trouble
Today is a wicked hot day.
wicked = going beyond reasonable or predictable limits
She threw a wicked look.
wicked = playful, roguish
Thank you for your efforts.
Re: conclude/heal over/attribute/wicked
Lines in red are taken from the most well-known work of Richard Hooker an Anglican priest and a theologian, titled “ Of the Lawes of Ecclesiastical Politie” So to understand the meaning of the words one has to read the text and interpret according to matter whereof they are uttered.
Originally Posted by vil
The lines in blue are from the holy Bible which have deeper meaning and should not be interpreted literally.