from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A gooseberry.


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  • Let him, with open mouth and grozet eyes, say what he chooses of "Pretty Poll," as she clings in her cage, by beak or claws, to stick or wire, and in her naughty vocabulary let him hear the impassioned eloquence of an Aspasia inspiring a Pericles.

    Recreations of Christopher North, Volume 2


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