- skip - Brewer’s

King of the Forest

.

The oak, which not only braves the storm, but fosters the growth of tender parasites under its arms.

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

King of Painters
King of Preachers
King of Rome
King of Shreds and Patches
King of Spain’s Trampeter (The)
King of Terrors
King of Waters
King of Yvetot (pron. Ev-to)
King of the Bean (roi de la fève)
King of the Beggars
King of the Forest
King of the Herrings (The)
King of the Jungle (The)
King of the Peak (The)
King of the Sea (The)
King of the Teign
King of the World (Shah-Jehan)
King of the World
King Chosen by the Neighing of a Horse (A)
King Over the Water (The)
King’s [or Queen’s] Bench