- skip - Brewer’s

Lip Service

.

Verbal devotion. Honouring with the lips while the heart takes no part nor lot in the matter. (See Matt. xv. 8, Isa. xxix. 13.)

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

Lion’s Claws
Lion’s Head
Lion’s Mouth
Lion’s Provider
Lion’s Share
Lions (The)
Lionise a Person (To)
Liosalfar
Lip
Lip Homage
Lip Service
Lips
Liquor up
Lir (King)
Liris
Lisboa or Lisboa
Lisbon
Lismahago (Captain)
Lisuarte of Greece
Lit de Justice
Little