Definitions

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  • n. Pox; pest; used as an imprecation.
  • v. (dialect, Yorkshire) To strike or hit (a person).

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An obsolete form of poise.
  • n. A term used in mild execration, like pox.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • **Widdle maus skaytz unstedilee up wifs BIGG palyte full of BIGG servingz ub cheezkakiez an choklitz kaykz an pize an fruit kobblerz ub baryus kindz**

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  • They did have a machine, similar to one in Kobe where I got my Clannad anime lighter you put in 400 yen and either get a ball with a lighter or you get a key to open the grand pize – a wall clock.

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  • A pize on it! send it off to those who have their legs swathed with a hay-wisp, their heads thatched with a felt bonnet, their jerkin as thin as a cobweb, and their pouch without ever a cross to keep the fiend Melancholy from dancing in it.

    Kenilworth

  • He began, "Let's not psychothera-pize -" He broke off, then whispered, "Listen."

    The Complete Stories Vol 1

  • Sich lovely mate-pize and figged keakes, and cider, and drops o 'cordial that they do keep here!'

    A Pair of Blue Eyes

  • A pize on it! send it off to those who have their legs swathed with a hay-wisp, their heads thatched with a felt bonnet, their jerkin as thin as a cobweb, and their pouch without ever

    Kenilworth

  • Whoever correctly guesses the most winning teams by the end of the regular season will snag an incredible pize - an over-the-top Bowl party to watch the ultimate football showdown on your own turf on February 6, 2011.

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  • The duo will have to see off rockers MGMT to take home the pize.

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  • To make mud-bricks and pize buildings, even 'wattle and daub', you need lots of water

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  • He takes home $386,636 for a spectacular effort, leaving Leo Wolpert to take the wrist jewellery and $625,682 first pize.

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