Definitions starting with P

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putty, pooty

/púti/ [Gul. idem (Turner 272); foppish pronunciation in 18th century Brit. (Cassidy p.c.)] adj. pretty; 1918 Look at dis pooty gyirl (Parsons 13). 1936 putty soon (Du­puch 7). (Black)

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Last update: 2010-11-23 02:08
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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