from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Dusk.
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The northern current was running strong, and it was just "duckish" when at last we entered the creek.
When they were finished, it looked fine, but the new-car smell was replaced by a strange, rather duckish odor.
Another, which enjoys the duckish name of Lake Squak, is about ten miles long.
4 The toddlers were told our chicken-duckish looking piÃ±ata would lay eggs containing goodies.
Say, here’s a duckish sort of a joke (or riddle) for you, a duckish sort of a joke (or riddle) with a Chicago angle.