Definition of Imputing:
- "She Buildeth Her House", Will Comfort.
- "Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter", Lawrence L. Lynch.
His friends, who were disposed to think favourably of him, were for softning the epithet of Jacobite into Tory, imputing his choice of that text, rather to whim and humour, than any settled prejudice against his Majesty, or the government; but this unseasonable pleasantry was not so easily passed over, and the Dr. had frequent occasion to repent the choice of his text.- "The Lives of the Poets of Great Britain and Ireland (1753),Vol. V.", Theophilus Cibber.