from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A scold; a virago.
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Paul Staines aka Guido Fawkes aka Mr GuF has predictably enough bigged up the Charity Commission decision on the Smith Institute, during the process of which they threatened this bankrupt, persistent drink criminal, uninsured driver, curfewed tagster, and all-round bad-faith merchant with jail.
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