Definition of "superened" from The Pit and the Pendulum : LUSENET : The Work of Edgar Allan Poe : One Thread

"the blackness of darkness superened"

What is the actual definition of superened? I can make a educated guess from the context, but is this an actual English word? I can't find it in a dictionary. Thanks.

-- Anonymous, December 02, 2002


This looks like a typo in your edition. The word is meant to be 'supervened', which you should have no difficulty finding in a dictionary.

-- Anonymous, December 03, 2002

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