Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of mixed drink. See the extracts.

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Examples

  • The sergeant asked for pepper and salt; minced the food fine and made it savoury, and kept administering it by teaspoonfuls; urging Philip to drink from time to time from his own cup of dog's-nose.

    Sylvia's Lovers — Volume 3

  • "friendly leads," and ratting contests in Rotherhithe slums, become expensive, when you happen to be the only gentleman present possessed of a collar, and are expected to do the honours of your class in dog's-nose.

    Second Thoughts of an Idle Fellow

  • Come, give us another glass of your dog's-nose, and no more of your sermon, which isn't edifying. "

    Tom Brown at Oxford

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