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my child ; (18) Can't Thou so daffe me? ] This is a Country Word, Mr. Pope tells us, signifying, daunt. It may be so; but that is not the Exposition here : To daffe, and doffe are synonomous Terms, that mean, to put off : which is the very Sense requir'd here, and what Leonato would reply, upon Claudio's saying, He would have nothing to do with him.

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