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- n. An annoying child, a brat.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An extreme action; the worst thing that could be done, under the circumstances: also, when applied to a person, a ‘bounder’; a ‘blighter’; a thoroughly unacceptable person.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. bounder
He became a submariner in 1936 and passed his "perisher" course in 1941.
Did you ever in your puff see such a perfect perisher? '
So, lingerie aficionado or not, in the end we're in the rather awful position of wishing that Dick Cheney were really as toothless and absurd a perisher as Roderick Spode, the would-be Great Dictator.
Did you ever in your puff see such a perfect perisher?
Then he most times went in an awful perisher — took a month to it, and was never sober day or night the whole time.
"The little perisher just plain didn't think of it."
We're goin 'to track the perisher to' is 'orrible doom --
"Well, if this ain't the rummest go, I'm a perisher!"
"So much the better, ye blighted perisher!" snarled the Old Un, "an 'don't forget as the Guv owes you thirty dollars a'ready -- an' 'arves, mind."
"I said a piggy-back -- oh, you blightin 'perisher, I said a piggy-back," he snarled, his resplendent shoes twinkling in futile kicks.
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