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TO HAVE. These words are used in deeds for the conveyance of land, in that clause which usually declared for what estate the land is granted. The same as Habendum. (q.v.) Vide Habendum; Tenendum.

References in classic literature ?
If thou hadst loved me truly thou wouldst not have stood me up in the corner.
courageous Chief, The first in flight from pain, had'st thou alleg'd To thy deserted host this cause of flight, Thou surely hadst not come sole fugitive.
He died, Oliver, knowing all, he died my friend, and I thought thou hadst died with him”
It belongs to King Grisly-beard; hadst thou taken him, it had all been thine.
I thought hadst been more a man than to bear malice against a dumb creature.
Once hadst thou wild dogs in thy cellar: but they changed at last into birds and charming songstresses.
The milk thou suckedst from her did turn to marble, Even at thy teat thou hadst thy tyranny.
For Taylor, indeed, this was the prime objective, his antagonism with Fennor subordinate to their antagonism with the players: "Hadst thou the Conquest got," he confesses, "I had not car'd, / So thou vnto thy word hadst had regard; / Then sure the Players had not playd a play / But thou or I had borne away the day.
Say 'tis not so, a province I will give thee, [PP15] And make thy fortunes proud; the blow thou hadst Shall make thy peace for moving me to rage, [PP15] And I will boot thee with what gift beside [PP15] Thy modesty can beg.
But thy vile race, Though thou didst learn, had that in't which good natures Could not abide to be with; therefore wast thou Deservedly confined into this rock, Who hadst deserved more than a prison.
Thou shouldst not have been old till thou hadst been wise," says the Fool to Lear, and it is easy enough to appreciate the principle that undergirds the judgment.
Translation of "Le Testament" by Sargent-Baur) Death, of thee do I make my moan, Who hadst my lady away from me, Nor wilt assuage thine enmity Till with her life thou hast mine own; For since that hour my strength has flown.