Definition of Fugie
1. a runaway [n -S] - See also: runaway
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Fugie
Literary usage of Fugie
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: To which is by John Jamieson (1880)
"Perhaps the same with Fr. /011013«, expl. by Roquefort, fouille ; which signifies an instrument of husbandry not unlike a pick-axe. FUGE', fugie, adj. ..."
2. The Book-hunter by John Hill Burton, Richard Grant White (1863)
"... Is't here they sell the fugie warrants ? "JI am not sure but, in the very mighty heart of all legal formality and technicality—the Statutes at Large ..."
3. Deeside Tales: Or Men and Manners on Highland Deeside Since 1745 by John Grant Michie (1908)
"Every scholar paid him sixpence of entry money, and he got all the fugie cocks. I have a recollection of an adventure I had in the autumn of 1838, ..."