Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See capernoity.

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Examples

  • “Me forward!” answered Mrs. Pott; “the cappernoity, old, girning alewife, may wait long enough or I forward it — She’ll not loose the letters that come to her by the

    Saint Ronan's Well

  • "Me forward!" answered Mrs. Pott; "the cappernoity, old, girning alewife, may wait long enough or I forward it -- She'll not loose the letters that come to her by the King's post, and she must go on troking wi 'the old carrier, as if there was no post-house in the neighbourhood.

    St. Ronan's Well

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