Pardine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Pardine (Zoöl) Spotted like a pard.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • pardine Resembling a pard; spotted like a pard: as, the pardine genet, Genetta pardina, of western Africa.
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Usage

In literature:

You said to yourself: 'Pardine!
"Les Misérables Complete in Five Volumes" by Victor Hugo
I axes your pardin', miss; but ye'll see now, allowin' your larnin', that Alexander Morton ain't the man as will take my child.
"Two Men of Sandy Bar" by Bret Harte
Pardin for what, I should like to know?
"My Novel, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Whut the hell (beggin' yer pardin, mam) has happened yere?
"Molly McDonald" by Randall Parrish
Pardin for what, I should like to know?
"The International Monthly, Volume 2, No. 4, March, 1851" by Various
Pardin for what, I should like to know?
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. II, No. X., March 1851" by Various
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