Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A kind of hound; a brach: applied contemptuously to a child.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a kind of hound; a brach; -- applied contemptuously to a child. See also brach.

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Examples

  • I could excuse the one, for I love a good horse naturally; but to be plagued with a bratchet whelp. —

    Kenilworth

  • I could excuse the one, for I love a good horse naturally; but to be plagued with a bratchet whelp.

    Kenilworth

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