"Sir George is cudgelling his brain to show his gratitude to you," said Power.
He had known all day that something was coming, and had been cudgelling his brains finely.
To do it in three casts and cause it stand by dint of cudgelling?
After cudgelling my memory for a while I suddenly remembered.
Laugh at your own cudgelling when you get it, and don't come here and laugh ...