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gangerh commented on the word flaybottomist
HaHa! Thank goodness science has found a better way to draw blood!
October 17, 2009
Gammerstang commented on the word flaybottomist
(noun) - (1) A schoolmaster, with a play on the word phlebotomist, a bloodletter. --John Farmer and W.E. Henley's Slang and Its Analogues, 1904 (2) A pedantical whip-arse. --Randle Cotgrave's Dictionary of the French and English Tongues, 1611
April 22, 2018
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