periwig-pated


periwig-pated
perˈiwig-pāˈted adjective
Wearing a periwig
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Main Entry:periwig

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  • ro|bus´tious|ness — ro|bus|tious «roh BUHS chuhs», adjective. 1. rough; rude; boisterous: »Oh, it offends me to the soul to hear a robustious periwig pated fellow tear a passion to tatters... (Shakespeare). 2. robust; strong; stout …   Useful english dictionary

  • ro|bus´tious|ly — ro|bus|tious «roh BUHS chuhs», adjective. 1. rough; rude; boisterous: »Oh, it offends me to the soul to hear a robustious periwig pated fellow tear a passion to tatters... (Shakespeare). 2. robust; strong; stout …   Useful english dictionary

  • ro|bus|tious — «roh BUHS chuhs», adjective. 1. rough; rude; boisterous: »Oh, it offends me to the soul to hear a robustious periwig pated fellow tear a passion to tatters... (Shakespeare). 2. robust; strong; stout …   Useful english dictionary