from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A vagary.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun obsolete A frolic; a vagary; a whim.
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- noun obsolete A
frolic; a vagary; a whim.
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Ay, ay; nay, I confess, Illustrissima Signiora, my Governour has a Fit that takes him now and then, a kind of frensy, -- a figary -- a whimsy -- a maggot, that bites always at naming of Popery: [_Exit_.
The Works of Aphra Behn, Volume II Aphra Behn 1664