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Puttock

Definition of the noun Puttock

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noun - plural: puttocks

  1. [context: now UK regional] Any of several birds of prey including the red kite, buzzard or marsh harrier
  2. [nautical] The futtock

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Google previewPericles (1841)

by William Shakespeare, Samuel Weller Singer, Charles Symmons, John Payne Collier

” * A puttock is a mean, degenerate species of hawk, too worthless to ...

Google previewHamlet; Cymbeline (1813)

by William Shakespeare

a puttock.] A kite. Johnson. A puttock is a mean degenerate species of hawk, too worthless to deserve training.

Google previewThe Plays and Poems of Shakspeare: Antony and Cleopatra. Cymbeline (1833)

by William Shakespeare, Edmond Malone, John Boydell, Samuel Johnson

A puttock is a degenerate species of hawk. Queen. Beseech your patience.

Google previewThe Plays and Poems of Shakespeare: Antony and Cleopatra Cymbelinc (1842)

by William Shakespeare

r A puttock is a degenerate species of hawk. from. scsNa 1r. CYMBELINE . 173.

Google previewThe 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.

Google previewCymbeline. Titus Andron. Pericles. K. Lear (1887)

by William Shakespeare

A puttock is a mean degenerate species of hawk, SC. n. CYMBELINE ...

Google previewThe Plays of William Shakspeare: Cymbeline. Titus Andronicus (1801)

by William Shakespeare, Edmond Malone, Isaac Reed

a puttock.] A kite. Johnson. A puttock is a mean degenerate species of bawk, too worthless to ...

Google previewThe Plays and Poems of Shakespeare (1878)

by William Shakespeare

' A puttock is a degenerate ...

Google previewThe plays of William Shakespeare (1803)

by William Shakespeare

A puttock is a mean degenerate species of hawk, too worthless to deserve training.

Google previewModern 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 ...

Google previewThe Complete Works of William Shakespeare: Cymbeline. Coriolanus (1881)

by William Shakespeare

A puttock is a mean degenerate hawk, not worth training.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Unsolved Crimes (2009)

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 ...

Google previewThe English Dialect Dictionary: M-Q (1903)

by Joseph Wright

PUTTOCK, sb.1 ...

Google previewAn Universal Etymological Dictionary (1759)

by Bailey

A PUTTOCK Candle, the least in the ' inflate].

Google previewAn universal etymological English dictionary (1737)

by Nathan Bailey

A PUTTOCK Candle, the least is uV Pound, put in to make Weight. JV. C. PUTTOCK, a long-winged Kite. PUTTOCKS [in a Ship] small Shrradl which go from the Main, Fore, and Mis* Masts to the Round Top of those Masts, h the Men to get into ...

Google previewENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA; Or, A DICTIONARY of Arts and Sciences, Compiled Upon a New Plan. In Wich the Different Science and Arts are Digested Into Distinct Treatises Or Systems; and The Various Technical Terms, ... are Explained as They Occur in the Order of the Alphabet. Illustrated with One Hundred and Sixty Copperplates, by a Society of Gentlemen in Scotland. IN THREE VOLUMES. Edinburgh: Printed for A. Bell and C. Macfarquhar; and Fold by Colin Macfarquhar, at this Printing-office, Nicolson Street. M.D.CC.LXXI. (1771)

3: [MAC-ZYG].

52, Puttock shtonds. - O, The sore top mast. 53. 54, Shrouds and laniards. 55.

Google previewThe Dictionary of Shakespeare Words (2011)

by BookCaps Study Guides Staff

Puttock - ( PUT-tok) another name for a kite, or a small bird of prey known eaten carrion and ...

Google previewDictionary of Obsolete and Provincial English (1904)

Containing Words from the English Writers Previous to the Nineteenth Century which are No Longer in Use, Or are Not Used in the Same Sense. And Words which are Now Used Only in the Provincial Dialects

Puttock, ». (1) (A.-S.) A kite. (2) A prostitute. Puttock-candle, * A small can- die put in to make weight. Kent.

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Puttock Meaning

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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