TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CUBBISH»
The term «cubbish» is normally little used and occupies the 133.013
position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CUBBISH»
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The Staff of the Demon Chaser
So far, your cubbish pal has displayed none of those qualities. As things are now,
we'd really fare better without him.” Thwack started sobbing uncontrollably. Tiptin
knew he couldn't dispute her point. Nor was he willing to risk upsetting her ...
Beeton's Historical romances, daring deeds, and animal ...
the bare idea of the thing, until my mother told me that if I manifested such
cubbish joy the command would be withheld. These remarks sobered me at once
, and I again sat down and quietly awaited the termination of tho council, when it
Samuel Orchart Beeton, 1871
The Nautical Magazine: A Journal of Papers on Subjects ...
Between the supporting tendons or muscles of the neck, on the posterior side of
the head, there is more or less a depression ; this they term the " cubbish hole." If
it happen to be much indented they lay the person down as in possession of a ...
Booth [attempting sarcasm]. Speak so that mother can hear you! [But Hugh isn't to
be slopped now.] Hugh. Why are we all dull, cubbish, uneducated . . . that is
hopelessly middle- class? Booth [taking this as very personal]. Cubbish! Hugh.
Thomas H. Dickinson, Jack R. Crawford, 2009
Transition is a high-definition, hyper-real apocalyptic fable for terrible times.
Woodstock: Or, The Cavalier. A Tale of the Year Sixteen ...
The honourable Master Kerneguy, from a cubbish lout of a raw Scotsman,
seemed to have acquired at once all the grace and ease of motion and manner,
which could be given by an acquaintance of the earliest and most familiar kind
with the ...
The Works of Walter Scott, Esq
The honourable Master Kerneguy, from a cubbish lout of: raw Scotsman, seemed
to have acquired at once all the grace .and ease of motion and manner, which
could be given by an acquaintance of the earliest and most familiar kind with the
He remained cubbish in his sufferings.He seemed to havebecome completely
imbecile; andwhen the re turn of fever drovehim to his cabin below, the next thing
would be thatwe would miss him from there. The first time it happened Ransome
Frank* was too fond of his bear cub to give attention enough to the training of the
cubbish elem— ent in himself; and a day scarcely passed without Mit's
committing herself in some manner disapproved by the statelier college demoi—
John Ruskin, Francis O'Gorman, 2012
The Dublin University Magazine
So far we've had no stumbling-block. But now a puzzling question Arises : all the
afore-named souls were souls of stunted stature, Contemptible or cubbish--but
Pythag. has no suggestion Concerning whither transmigrate souls noble in their ...
8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CUBBISH»
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The unique challenge of changing gender within a relationship
Bearded, cubbish-looking and gentle in nature, Sydney-based Teddy Cook - who has a pierced nose and the word "GENT" tattooed on his right ... «Stuff.co.nz, Mar 15»
The challenge of changing gender while in a relationship
Bearded, cubbish-looking and gentle in nature, Sydney-based Teddy Cook - who has a pierced nose and the word "GENT" tattooed on his right ... «Daily Life, Mar 15»
Transformers: the unique challenge of changing gender within a …
Bearded, cubbish-looking and gentle in nature, Sydney-based Teddy Cook - who has a pierced nose and the word "GENT" tattooed on his right ... «Sydney Morning Herald, Mar 15»
Off-Day Offerings: Tattooed Cubs Fans Really Let the Team Get …
I've had nods to the Cubs in a few pieces (my kids' names are Addison and Ryne, after all) but I hadn't actually gone blatantly Cubbish until a ... «ChicagoNow, May 14»
Andre Burakovsky is a Hugger (Video)
On the ice, his earlier more cubbish side has undergone a real transformation. On the ice, he has matured enormously since he left Malmö. «Russian Machine Never Breaks, Jan 14»
Clippers unveil new 'Back in Blue' jerseys
Very "Cubbish"!!--- Keep Them.. The NBA needs "Loveable Losers".. FlagShare. LikeReply. Robin Jacobson 5ptsFeatured Oct 1, 2013. «CBSSports.com, Oct 13»
Rookies bright spot in a dark season
CHICAGO -- Starlin Castro's debut in May remains one of the few indelible moments of a typically Cubbish season. You don't see a 20-year-old ... «ESPN, Jul 10»
Transition, By Iain Banks
... state-sponsored torturer; Adrian Cubbish, a greedy and ambitious City trader; and Patient 8262, faking a mental disorder in a state institution ... «Independent, Aug 09»