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Synonyms for handsel

something bestowed freely

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When Hansel and Gretel came into her neighbourhood, she laughed with malice, and said mockingly: 'I have them, they shall not escape me again
Then she seized Hansel with her shrivelled hand, carried him into a little stable, and locked him in behind a grated door.
When four weeks had gone by, and Hansel still remained thin, she was seized with impatience and would not wait any longer.
Then Hansel sprang like a bird from its cage when the door is opened.
But now we must be off,' said Hansel, 'that we may get out of the witch's forest.
We cannot cross,' said Hansel, 'I see no foot-plank, and no bridge.
The duck came to them, and Hansel seated himself on its back, and told his sister to sit by him.
They include Owen Wilson's Hansel, an unrecognisable Kristen Wiig as Alexanya Atoz and Will Ferrell returning as Mugatu.
The contract to include in-service maintenance Hansel customers of different brands of cars, repair and inspection services as well as products used during the production of the above mentioned services.
Hansel And Gretel BELGRADE THEATRE TWO University of Warwick graduates turned professional directors are on a mission to bring opera to Coventry.
HANSEL & GRETEL: WITCH HUNTERS C5 9PM PREMIERE Abandoned siblings Jeremy Renner and Gemma Arterton (below) grow up in a gingerbread house.
Peter and the Wolf along with Hansel and Gretel: Classic Tales Told Through Music and Dance'
Hansel & Gretel: A Fairy Tale with a Down Syndrome Twist
Will Ferrell previously revealed he will be reprising his role as villain, Jacobim Mugatu, while Owen Wilson is also rumoured to be returning as Hansel McDonald.
Freudenberg's nonwovens business group has expanded its portfolio in interlinings with the acquisition of Hansel brand from Hansel Textil, Iserlohn, Germany.