Definition of Peggings

1. pegging [n] - See also: pegging



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Peggings

pegaspargase
pegasus
pegasuses
pegboard
pegboards
pegbox
pegboxes
pegged
pegged-down
pegged pants
pegged tooth
pegger
peggers
peggies
pegging
peggings
peggy
pegh
peghead
pegheads
peghed
peghing
peghs
peginterferon
peginterferons
pegleg
peglegged
pegless
peglike
pegloticase

Literary usage of Peggings

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1880)
"What we call peggings, being composed of those corals that were swept off the ... What we in Hertfordshire call peggings . . . being what comes from the ..."

2. Reprinted Glossaries by Walter William Skeat (1879)
"What we call peggings, being composed of those corals that were swept off the heap of wheat after throwing.'—Modern Husbandman, Vi. iii. 60. ..."

3. The Modern Husbandman, Or, The Practice of Farming by William Ellis (1744)
"... or Peggings, has a Mixture pf the Seeds of Weeds, or Pepper or Smutty-Wheat, it is not fit to be carried to Market, with the better Sort ; no, ..."

4. Old Country and Farming Words: Gleaned from Agricultural Books by James Britten (1880)
""What we call peggings, being composed of those corals that were swept off the heap of wheat after throwing.'—Modern Husbandman, VI. iii. 60. ..."

5. Glossary of Words in Use in Cornwall by Margaret Ann Courtney, Thomas Quiller Couch (1880)
"Peggings. ' What wo call lagging*, being composed of those corals that were swept ... What we in Hertfordshire call peggings . . . being what comes from the ..."

6. Belgravia by Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1883)
"I am still blowing. I shall blow on till ' pegged out.' I have seen a good many peggings-out in my time—we always call it' pegging out' at ..."

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