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Some cheek – 1913

IRON COUNTY RECORD 7TH MARCH, 1913 “Cheek” in the sense of impudence is an old term. The earliest quotation in Sir James Murray’s dictionary is from Captain Marryat (1840). But it has lately been found in the sixteenth century records of Galway in the west of Ireland. The municipal rulers of that city decreed that … Continue reading

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