Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See dredg-ing-box.

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Examples

  • Jervie's time -- and he had a quean of a servant-lass that dressed it herself, wi 'the doup o' a candle and a drudging-box.

    The Antiquary — Complete

  • Deil a wig has a provost of Fairport worn sin’ auld Provost Jervie’s time — and he had a quean of a servant-lass that dressed it herself, wi’ the doup o’ a candle and a drudging-box.

    The Antiquary

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