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Miggs (Miss)

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Mrs. Varden’s maid, and the impersonation of an old shrew. (Dickens: Barnaby Rudge.)

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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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