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1. a fussy, over-particular, or fastidious person; one hard to satisfy
in trifling matters of diet, etc.; one who wastes his energy about trifles ...1856 Eng. & Amer. dial.
2. a pimple ...B1900 Eng. dial.
1. to discourse in a trifling way ...1567 now chiefly Eng. & Amer. dial.
2. to trifle or play with ...a1652 obs.
3. to trifle, to waste time; to be anxious about trifles; to fuss about,
to fidget ...1832 now chiefly Eng. & Amer. dial.
4. to suck food in the mouth; to chew ...B1900 Eng. dial.
5. to suck, as a child does his thumb ...B1900 Eng. dial.
6. to squeeze with the fingers ...B1900 Eng. dial.
7. to crawl on the flesh ...1909 Amer. dial.
8. to give away a secret or tell a piece of news too soon
...1969 Amer. dial.
1567 - The Excellent Comedie of Two the Moste Faithfullest Freendes, Damon and Pithias; Richard Edwards;
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From: A Select Collection of Old English Plays
Originally Published by Robert Dodsley, 1744
Edited by W. Carew Hazlitt
Volume the Fourth, 1874
Damon and Pithias, by Richard Edwards