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Definition of the noun Puttock
What does Puttock mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: puttocks
- [context: now UK regional] Any of several birds of prey including the red kite, buzzard or marsh harrier
- [nautical] The futtock
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According to the Improved Text of Edmund Malone, Including the Latest Revisions, : with a Life, Glossarial Notes, an Index, and One Hundred and Seventy Illustrations, from Designs by English Artists by William Shakespeare
* A puttock is a degenerate species of hawk. 1 SCENE II. CYMBELINE. 173.
Accurately Printed from the Text of the Corrected Copies Left by the Late George Steevens, Esq., and Edmond Malone, Esq., with Mr. Malone's Various Readings; a Selection of Explanatory and Historical Notes, from the Most Eminent Commentators; a History of the Stage, and a Life of Shakspeare by William Shakespeare
a puttock.] A puttock is a mean degenerate species 240 CYMBELINE.
Modern Studies (1907)
by Oliver Elton
The falcon is a noble knight on the right side ; the goshawk varies ; the kite or puttock is a carrion-feeder, and a low or predatory person. The heron is a victim of the falcon, but still is a noble enemy, wary to avoid the souse, and sometimes able ...
The Plays (1797)
Accurately Printed From The Text Of Mr. Steevens's Last Edition. With A Selection Of The Most Important Notes. In Eight Volumes. Julius Caesar; Antony And Cleopatra; Cymbeline; Titus Andronicus; Pericles, Prince Of Tyre
A puttock is a mean degenerate fpecies of hawk, too worthless to deferve. training. ST z Ev E N s. Cym. Thou took'it a beggar; ...
by William Shakespeare, Richard Farmer, Nicholas Rowe, George Steevens, Edmond Malone, Edward Capell, Samuel Johnson, Alexander Pope
*— a PUTTOCK.] A kite. Johnson. A puttock is a mean degenerate species of hawk, too worthless ...
The plays and poems of Shakspeare [according to the text of E. Malone] with notes and 170 illustr. from the plates in Boydell's ed., ed. by A.J. Valpy (1833)
by William Shakespeare
A puttock is a degenerate species of hawk. Queen. Beseech your patience.
by William Shakespeare
* —— a puttock.] A kite. Johnson. A puttock is a mean degenerate species of hawk, too worthless to deserve training.
by William Shakespeare
A puttock is a mean degenerate species of hawk, too worthless to deserve training.
With Notes, Original and Selected, and Introductory Remarks to Each Play, by William Shakespeare
” 8 A puttock is a mean degenerate species of ...
Historical and explanatory Notes with various readings illustrative of the works of W. Shakespeare, ... A history of the stage. Pope's and Johnson's prefaces, and a life of Shakspeare by Alexander Chalmers (1839)
by Alexander Chalmers
a puttock. A Puttock is a mean degenerate species of hawk, ...
by Michael Newton
Eleven weeks later, on the night of October 30, 1969, sisters Helen and Jeannie Puttock dropped by the Barrowland Ballroom. Both wound up dancing with men who called themselves “John,” although neither was further identified. Helen's ...
by BookCaps, BookCaps Study Guides Staff
Puttock - ( PUT-tok) another name for a kite, or a small bird of prey known eaten carrion and ...
by Joseph Wright
PUTTOCK, sb.1 ...
Being the Complete Vocabulary of All Dialect Words Still in Use, Or Known to Have Been in Use During the Last Two Hundred Years; Founded on the Publications of the English Dialect Society and on a Large Amount of Material Never Before Printed by Joseph Wright
In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations by Examples from the Best Writers. To which are Prefixed a History of the Language, and an English Grammar by Samuel Johnson
The Romish puttock hath scared the dove out of the plain.
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Standing in the shoes of Miss Puttock
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Video shows what puttock means. Any of several birds of prey including the red kite, buzzard or marsh harrier. The futtock. Puttock Meaning. How to pronounce ...
Scrabble value of P3U1T1T1O1C3K5
The value of this 7-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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