Thesaurus / donnybrook

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To express an opinion on a Celtic question is to accept an invitation to a Donnybrook fair.
I suppose he'd want a rather big house on the south side—Rathfarnham or Terenure way, or, maybe, Donnybrook.
MARY, MARYJAMES STEPHENS
Tis a gloryous big fight, a rough an' tumble fight, a Donnybrook fair three thousan' miles wide an' a ruction in ivry block.
MR. DOOLEY'S PHILOSOPHYFINLEY PETER DUNNE
And get it settled who's in command of this Donnybrook, while we're at it, Conn thought.
THE COSMIC COMPUTERHENRY BEAM PIPER
Well, this is going to beat any Donnybrook Fair you lads ever saw.
LOVE UNDER FIRERANDALL PARRISH
Donnybrook is the most respectable and aristocratic of all the suburbs of Dublin.
ONE IRISH SUMMERWILLIAM ELEROY CURTIS
I rode out again to-day for the first time to see the fair at Donnybrook, near Dublin, which is a kind of popular festival.
Donnybrook Fair, or what remains of it, is going on, within two or three miles of Dublin.
His lordship fancied himself at Donnybrook Fair, and was in the thick of it, in the mle, and lost to sight!
Donnybrook, formerly a village, Ireland, now a suburb of Dublin.

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