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Silver Pheasant (A)

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A beautiful young lady of the high aristocracy.

“One would think you were a silver pheasant, you give yourself such airs.”—Ouida: Under Two Flags.

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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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Silurian Rocks
Silvana
Silvanella
Silver was
Silver
Silver Cooper (The)
Silver Fork School
Silver-hand
Silver Lining
Silver Pheasant (A)
Silver Spoon
Silver Star of Love (The)
Silver Streak (The)
Silver-Tongued
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Silver Weapon
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Silverside of Beef (The)
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