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Œil

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A lʹœil. On credit, for nothing. Corruption of the Italian a uffo (gratis). In the French translation of Don Quixote is this passage:—

“Ma femme, disait Sancho Pança, ne mʹa jamais dit oui que quand il fallait dire non. Or elles sont toutes de même … Elles sont toutes bonnes à pendre … passé cela, elles ne valent pas ce que iʹai dans lʹœil.”

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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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