Henpecking

p. pr. & vb.

of Henpeck

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Redactor

n.

One who redacts; one who prepares matter for publication; an editor.

Nephalism

n.

Total abstinence from spirituous liquor.

Felliflu-ous

a.

Flowing with gall.

Rue

v. i.

To feel sorrow and regret; to repent.

Reflected

imp. & p. p.

of Reflect

Sainted

a.

Entered into heaven; -- a euphemism for dead.

Urania

n.

A genus of large, brilliantly colored moths native of the West Indies and South America. Their bright colored and tailed hind wings and their diurnal flight cause them to closely resemble butterflies.

Scuff

v. i.

To walk without lifting the feet; to proceed with a scraping or dragging movement; to shuffle.

Kaffle

n.

See Coffle.

Unclose

v. t. & i.

To open; to separate the parts of; as, to unclose a letter; to unclose one's eyes.

Gib-cat

n.

A male cat, esp. an old one. See lst Gib. n.

Value

n.

Esteem; regard.