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Spoon (A)

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One who is spoony, or sillily love-sick on a girl.

“He was awful spoons at the time.”—Truth (Queer Story), March 25th, 1886.

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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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