from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A breaker or wave off the shore.


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  • There are those, who regard love as of necessity a mere Impulse; a thing not subject in any wise to human control, but fitful, an outbreaker, a tyrant.

    The Young Maiden

  • a rogue, a damnable thief, a negro thief, an outbreaker, a criminal in the sight of all honest men; ... the mother, too, of a pusillanimous son, who permitted me to curse and damn you in Sylvania!

    A Woman's Life-Work


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