from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.), Prov. Eng. The barn owl; -- called also
pudge, and pudge owl.
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- noun UK, dialect The
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Just because you have a so called padge does not give you the right!!! we have worst criminals then this and they walk away with a slap on the wrist.
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_ Your majesty says very true: if your majesties is remembered of it, the Welshman did goot service in a garden where leeks did grow, wearing leeks in their Monmouth caps;  which, your majesty knows, to this hour is an honourable padge of the service; and I do believe, your majesty takes no scorn to wear the leek upon Saint Tavy’s day.
King Henry the Fifth Arranged for Representation at the Princess's Theatre William Shakespeare 1590