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- n. Plural form of toret.
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"And give up!" exclaimed Lewiston, running the lines through the torets.
Slipping from colloquial speech into the odd sung note - as if in the grip of some musical torets syndrome - Gregory begins his stuttering debut in opera by neatly parodying its conceit.
Skeat explains _torets_ as "probably eyes in which rings will turn round, because each eye is a little larger than the thickness of the ring."