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Fathʹom (Count)

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A villain in Smollet’s novel so called. After robbing his benefactors, and fleecing all who trusted him, he is at last forgiven.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Father Paul
Father Prout
Father Thames
Father Thoughtful
Father of Waters
Father of his Country
Father of the People
Fathers of the Church
Fathers of the Greek Church
Fathers of the Latin Church
Fathom (Count)
Fatima
Fatted Calf
Fatua Mulier
Fault
Fault
Faults
Fauna
Faust
Faux-jour (French)
Faux Pas

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