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  • See also whoresone zed.

    From King Lear, Act II, Scene II.

    The Earl of Kent to Oswald:

    Thou whoreson zed! Thou unnecessary letter! My lord, if you will give me leave, I will tread this unbolted villain into mortar, and daub the wall of a jakes with him. Spare my grey beard, you wagtail?

    April 3, 2008