- skip - Brewer’s

French Cream

.

Brandy. In France it is extremely general to drink after dinner a cup of coffee with a glass of brandy in it instead of cream. This “patent digester” is called a Gloria.

previous entry · index · next entry

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ

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

previous entry · index · next entry

Freeman (Mrs.)
Freeman of Bucks
Freeman’s Quay
Freemasons
Freeport (Sir Andrew)
Freestone
Freethinker
Freezing-point
Freischütz (pronounce fry-shoots)
Freki and Geri
French Cream
French Leave
French of Stratford atte Bowe
Frenchman
Fresco-painting
Freshman
Freston
Frey
Freyja
Friar
Friar