from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Hostile; malignant; hateful.
- Irritable; fiery.
- Hasty; eager; skittish.
- n. An enemy.
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• supposed natural son of Richard III. who fled from the hattle of Bosworth, and secluded himself at £aawcll, where he spent ths renuuAdn of his Uf% ia Peck's Desiderata Curiosa.