5 Matching Annotations
  1. May 2016
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    1. cravats

      Fabric or material, often made of muslin with lace at the end, worn around the neck as fashion" (OED).

    2. pelisse

      "A woman's long cloak, with armhole slits and a shoulder cape or hood, often made of a rich fabric; (later also) a long fitted coat of similar style" (OED).

    3. fag

      "Weariness, toil, fatigue, drudgery" (OED).

    4. tenour

      "The general sense or meaning, drift, import, effect" (OED).

    5. archness

      "Cleverness, good humoured slyness" (OED).