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What is it when one kisses his mistress' freckle neck, another the wart on her nose?

He had what no other Blake had had, a suspicion of freckle on his high, flat cheek.

And for every wish inside him he had a freckle outside on his face.

But she took the bottle of freckle lotion and emptied it out of the window.

I do not freckle, but if I did, I think I should prefer freckles.

And your hands are so soft, there isn't a freckle in your face.

Nancys examining her freckle in the mirror was also a favorite position.

Loud cries of "Gammon" from Freckle, and disapprobation from Simp.

While Freckle thought of these, it was suggested to him that he was a very wicked man.

The paleness of it was a healthy paleness, with just an inclination to freckle.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., also frecken, probably from Old Norse freknur (plural) "freckles" (cf. Icelandic frekna, Danish fregne, Swedish frägne "freckle"), from PIE *(s)preg- "to jerk, scatter" (see sprout (v.)). Related: Freckles.

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