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And all will be managed mainly by those who pack smug chuckles over the apish credulity of legions of the self-nominated august.

Criminal TypesV. M. Masten

He came shuffling forward with a hundred apish conges and chers milors, to express his happiness at seeing Lord Dalgarno again.

The Fortunes of NigelSir Walter Scott

Is this decorative tomfoolery, are this apish swagger and blazoned snobbery worthy of men and women?

Not GuiltyRobert Blatchford

The fool drew nearer to her, eagerly, apish curiosity goading him.

The Proud PrinceJustin Huntly McCarthy

He then dismisses with a word the "forked cappes" and "such like apish toyes of infinite variety."

Women of England, Volume 9 (of 10)Burleigh James Bartlett

This could not be relaxed, for he was full of the most apish tricks.

Thus he remained stale in his garments, sweaty in his accoutrements, with dirty hands and an apish face.

Droll Stories, CompleteHonore de Balzac

If I were in Cheape, should I not have boyes enow to laugh at these apish toyes and toying trumpery?

The room quickly filled, and the chattering of many and strange tongues lent an apish tone to the function.

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