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Cry

Great cry and little wool. This is derived from the ancient mystery of David and Abigail, in which Nabal is represented as shearing his sheep, and the Devil, who is made to attend the churl…

BR5-49

BR5-49Arista Perhaps because it has such a deep, rich heritage, country music should have more room for bands that honor that tradition. Well, score one for Hank's team. BR5-49 (the phone numb…

Jeremiah: 49

Jeremiah Chapter 49 1 Concerning the Ammonites, thus saith the LORD; Hath Israel no sons? hath he no heir? why then doth their king inherit Gad, and his people dwell in his cities? 2 There…

Crook in the Lot

There is a crook in the lot of everyone. There is vexation bound up in every person's lot of life, a skeleton in the cupboard of every house. A crook in a stick is a bend, a part where the …

Scot and Lot

A levy on all subjects according to their ability to pay. Scot means tribute or tax, and lot means allotment or portion allotted. To pay scot and lot, therefore, is to pay the ordinary trib…

Lot THOMAS

THOMAS, Lot, a Representative from Iowa; born near Markleysburg, Fayette County, Pa., October 17, 1843; attended the public schools and Vermillion Institute, Hayesville, Ohio; moved to Iowa in …

Lot CLARK

CLARK, Lot, a Representative from New York; born in Hillsdale, Columbia County, N.Y., May 23, 1788; moved with his parents to Otsego County in 1796; pursued academic studies; studied law; was a…

Bad Lot

(A). A person of bad moral character, or one commercially unsound. Also a commercial project or stock of worthless value. The allusion is to auctioneering slang, meaning a lot which no one …

Cry Cave

To). To ask mercy; to throw up the sponge; to confess oneself beaten. (Latin, caveo.) (See Cave In) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Cry Havock!Cry A B C D …

Cry Quits

(See Quit.) Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894Cry VinegarCry Havock! 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 Related Conten…