Definitions

Sorry, no definitions found.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • ‘Hey, presto, cockolorum!’ cried the doctor, and, lo! on uncovering the shillings, they were all found congregated under one.

    The Life of Oliver Goldsmith

  • "Here, hi! old cockolorum!" cried Bob, with his mouth full, as he turned to the Malay, "tell Mr Abdullah there, that his durians are 'licious -- luscious --' licious, but Mr Long likes mangosteens better."

    Middy and Ensign

  • Sometimes, indeed, they would all join in some regular indoor boys 'game like "baste the bear," or "high-cockolorum"; or they would have amusing "ghost-hunts," as they called them, after some dressed-up boy among the dark corridors and staircases.

    Eric, or Little by Little

  • 'Hey, presto, cockolorum!' cried the doctor, and, lo! on uncovering the shillings, they were all found congregated under one.

    Oliver Goldsmith

  • 'Toor rul lol loo, gammon and spinnage, the frog he wouldn't, and high cockolorum,' said the Dodger: with a slight sneer on his intellectual countenance.

    Oliver Twist

  • "Toor rul lol loo, gammon and spinnage, the frog he wouldn't, and high cockolorum," said the Dodger: with a slight sneer on his intellectual countenance.

    Oliver Twist

  • ‘Toor rul lol loo, gammon and spinnage, the frog he wouldn’t, and high cockolorum,’ said the Dodger: with a slight sneer on his intellectual countenance.

    Oliver Twist

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.