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Gravelled

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Iʹm regularly gravelled. Non-plussed, like a ship run aground and unable to move.

“When you were gravelled for lack of matter.”—Shakespeare: As You Like It, iv. 1.

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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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