what-d'ye-call-'em love

what-d'ye-call-'em

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  • "Why don't you ask Sumph to publish 'em in your new paper -- the what-d'ye-call-'em -- hay, Shandon?" bawled out Wagg.

    The History of Pendennis

  • "I'll have ye remember its name's not what-d'ye-call-'em, Mr. Wagg," said

    The History of Pendennis

  • a bit of twine, and asked me to make a clove hitch; I did, too, I know I did, but he said it wasn't, he said it was a granny's knot, and I was a what-d'ye-call-'em, and he would give me in charge.

    The Wrong Box

  • You don't intend to stay down here, or, I suppose, to go on writing for that -- what-d'ye-call-'em -- that newspaper? "

    The History of Pendennis

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