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Wraʹith

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The spectral appearance of a person shortly about to die. It appears to persons at a distance, and forewarns them of the event.” (Highland superstition.) (See Fairy.)

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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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World (The)
Worm
Worms
Wormwood
Worse than a Crime
Worship
Worsted
Worth
Worthies (The Nine)
Wound
Wraith
Wrangler
Wrath’s Hole (Cornwall)
Wraxen
Wright of Norwich
Write
Write Like an Angel (To)
Wrong
Wrong End of the Stick (You have got hold of the)
Wrong Side of the Blanket (The)
Wrong Side of the Cloth (That is the)

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