Definition of Rumpies

1. rumpy [n] - See also: rumpy



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rumpies

rumouring
rumourmonger
rumourmongered
rumourmongering
rumourmongers
rumourous
rumours
rump
rump and stump
rump roast
rump state
rump states
rump steak
rump steaks
rumped
rumpies (current term)
rumping
rumple
rumple up
rumpled
rumples
rumpless
rumplier
rumpliest
rumpling
rumply
rumpology
rumps
rumpus
rumpus room

Literary usage of Rumpies

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

1. The Isle of Man by Agnes Herbert (1909)
"The islanders themselves always refer to their tailless felines and chickens indiscriminately as " rumpies," accenting the three last letters, ..."

2. Chambers' Edinburgh Journal by Robert Chambers, William Chambers (1847)
"They are called rumpies, and are excellent mousers. Mr Train, after keeping one for four years, expresses his belief that it is n hybrid animal, ..."

3. Hunt's Yachting Magazine (1852)
""Boat for St. Mary's Rock?" " This week's number of the Manx CaP—"Luggage boy, sir!" "I say Bill! here's a gentleman as wants gome ' rumpies. ..."

4. Biblioteca Monensis: A Bibliographical Account of Works Relating to the Isle by William Harrison (1876)
"470. Manx Folk Lore ; Propitiating the Fairies, p. 617. 9.—Tailless Cats, pp. 10, 111, 209, 479, 480. rumpies, by Edward Forbes, p. 112. ..."

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