What does onion eyed mean?


being in a state in which one’s eyes well up with tears, as if as a result of having an onion rubbed against them.

What exactly does “onion eyed” mean when referring to Shakespeare?


onion-eyed. experiencing a flood of tears in one’s eyes. pale-hearted. characterized by a lack of courage and cravenness.

What does Reeky mean?


reeky (comparative more reeky, superlative most reeky) tainted by smoke or steam; dirty; smoky; offensive. putting off an offensive odor; pungent.

What exactly is the meaning of Giglet?


The meaning of the term “giglet”

1 an ancient term for a lady who engages in lustful behavior; wanton set upon the giglet and beat her… Adams, S. H., says it quite soundly. 2: a joyful, carefree, and frolicsome girl that Osbert Sitwell describes as an “overgrown giglet.”

What exactly is the meaning of “cockered”?


to attend to with a great deal of or an excessive amount of attention. They are probably going to be shameless cocker parents since they are so delighted to finally become parents.

What does maggot pie mean?


1. A magpie. The second edition of Webster’s Unabridged Revision Dictionary was released in 1913 by G.

What exactly does it mean to be elf-skinned?


According to the Oxford English Dictionary, an elf-skin is “a man of shrivelled and shrunken shape.” [Citation needed]

What does nut hook mean?


Nut-hook is a slang term for a police officer or constable.

What exactly does it imply when someone calls you flirt Gill?


The meaning of the term “flirt-gill”

an archaic term for a woman who is bold or wanton.

What exactly does it mean to flax wench?


Someone who spins flax as a hobby. A prostitute. See also: Flax, Flax.

What exactly is milk borne?


The meaning of the term “milk-livered”

synonyms include cowardly and timorous.

What does it imply to have spotted a toad?


The meaning of the term “toad-spotted”

out of date; filthily tainted; highest in wickedness; most infamous.

What exactly does it mean to be tickle brained?


noun a person who is inebriated and has a tickling or shaky brain as a result.

What are some examples of Shakespearean insults?


To construct an insult, start with one word from each column, then string those words together. By way of illustration, the insult “artless base-court apple-john” can be derived by taking the first word from each column.

What does Shakespeare mean when he refers to common kissing?


common-kissing: kissing everyone similar Cym.

Oxford, and onions.

What exactly does it mean to have dizzy eyes?


z. dizzy-eyed Ancient form(s): Dizzie-ey’d. brilliant, dazzling.

Who is this Apple John person?


The meaning of the term “applejohn”

an older kind of apple, called a “dry apple,” the flavor of which is thought to be enhanced by the drying process.

What does it mean to be a wanton woman?


adjective. When someone disapproves of a woman by calling her wanton, it’s because it’s obvious that she enjoys having sex with men or that she has intercourse with a lot of them. [disapproval, old-fashioned] …the misconception that sexual desires can only be found in immoral women. More Synonyms for the word Wanton.

What does Shakespeare mean when he refers to malt worm?


malt-worm – heavy drinker, a alcoholic.

What exactly does it mean to say “dog fish”?


The meaning of the term “dogfish”

: any of numerous often tiny bottom-dwelling sharks (such as those of the families Squalidae, Carcharhinidae, and Scyliorhinidae) that frequently appear in schools near shore, feed mostly on fish and invertebrates, and are an important source of food for humans and other animals.

What does it mean to be logger headed?


They were at loggerheads about the matter of the distribution of cash, which indicates that they were involved in a disagreement or debate.

What exactly is meant by the term “canker blossom”?


Canker bloom is a disease that, at first glance, appears to be venereal. It is characterized by the development of festering sores and wounds that are comparable to those caused by a plague.

Can you explain what a horn beast is?


horn-beast is short for horned beast; deer AYL.

Can you explain what a bed presser is?


a literary term that can be written as “bdps.” a sedentary individual who is obese and puts a lot of strain on their bed due to their lack of activity.

What exactly is this “death token”?


death-token: plague-spot indicating that the patient Troil’s death is drawing near II. iii.