Definition of Ouphs
1. ouph [n] - See also: ouph
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ouphs
ouphs (current term)
Literary usage of Ouphs
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature by Tobias George Smollett (1786)
"... the fame may be alleged of * ouphs :' perhaps there were different ranks in the mythology ... ouphs and fairies are, however, ufed mod commonly without ..."
2. The World's Best Poetry by Bliss Carman (1904)
"... Her ouphs that, cloaked in leaf-gold, skim the breeze, And fairies, swarming " • —TENNANT'S " ANSTER FAIR." 'T is the middle watch of a summer's night,— ..."
3. Library of the World's Best Literature: Ancient and Modern by Charles Dudley Warner, Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lucia Isabella Gilbert Runkle, George H Warner (1902)
"Her trees of tinsel kissed by freakish gales, Her ouphs that, cloaked in leaf-gold, skim the breeze. ..."
4. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1853)
"We can't get up, in Scotland, a well-authenticated ghost more than once in twenty years ; and as for the intermediate fry—fairies, ouphs, et-, cetera, ..."