| Share
 

Kilmansegg

(Miss). An heiress of great expectations with an artificial leg of solid gold. (Thomas Hood A Golden Legend.)

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

More on Kilmansegg from Infoplease:

  • Kilmansegg - Kilmansegg (Miss). An heiress of great expectations with an artificial leg of solid gold. (Thomas ...
  • Fuss - Fuss Much ado about nothing. (Anglo-Saxon, fus, eager.) So full of figure, so full of fuss, She ...
  • Dictionary of Phrase and Fable: K - Definitions, origins, and illustrative excerpts for words, phases, and literary allusions starting with "K"

Related Content


24 X 7

Private Tutor

Click Here for Details
24 x 7 Tutor Availability
Unlimited Online Tutoring
1-on-1 Tutoring