from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To pommel; beat with the fists.
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"Anybody can see that's lot on the nevel -- I mean not on the level."
But Ling nevel folget kindness of mastel; and me tly to savee you, if can.
Mr. TROUP said the objections to this provision were lame in their nature; he only wished they were half as sound as they were nevel.