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dickens

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noun dick·ens \ˈdi-kənz\

Definition of dickens

  1. :  devil, deuce



Origin and Etymology of dickens

euphemism


First Known Use: 1598


Dickens

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biographical name Dick·ens \ˈdi-kənz\

Definition of Dickens

  1. Charles John Huffam 1812–1870 pseud. Boz play \ˈbäz, ˈbōz\ Eng. nov.

Dickensian

play \di-ˈken-zē-ən, -sē-\ adjective




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