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purlicue

noun pur·li·cue
variants: or purliecue \ˈpərlə̇ˌkyü\

Definition of purlicue

plural -s
chiefly Scottish
:a résumé of a series of sermons or addresses given at the close (as of a communion season) :peroration

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Origin and Etymology of purlicue

origin unknown


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purlicue

intransitive verb
variants: or purliecue \"\

Definition of purlicue

or -ed/-ing/-s
chiefly Scottish
:to give a purlicue

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