Fantigue

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Fantigue State of worry or excitment; fidget; ill humor.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n fantigue A state of worriment or anxiety.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. Fantod

Usage

In literature:

I'll have no naggers, narr-narring all day long: I'll stand no fantigues.
"Krindlesyke" by Wilfrid Wilson Gibson
We are not going to have the peace of our happy valley spoiled because somebody gets in a fantigue.
"Will of the Mill" by George Manville Fenn
Old Roby is not to have the monopoly of getting into a fantigue.
"The Kopje Garrison" by George Manville Fenn
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