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Bobby lapped a' it so eagerly, yet so daintily, that she added: "He's a weel-broucht-up tyke, Jamie."
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
"Eh, ye gude-for-naethin' tyke," he said to Bobby, in transparent pretense of his uselessness.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
An' look 'ere, if yer want a flag for the revolution, tyke muvver's trahsers an' tie 'em to the corfin.
Was the most utterly shabby, vulgar, mean-looking cur I ever beheld: in one word, a tyke.
SPARE HOURSJOHN BROWN
To be sure, we call a dog a “tyke,” and to describe any one as a dog is not complimentary, unless qualifications are made.
The Tailless Tyke had now grown into an immense dog, heavy of muscle and huge of bone.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
At the order the Tailless Tyke shot gladly forward, and the leaders on the bridge as hastily back.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
There was scarcely a man in the countryside who doubted the guilt of the Tailless Tyke; but, as Jim said, where was the proof?
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
Gin yon Hielant tyke attacks ye agin, ye're to be disqualified.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT
When I got there, there was yer tyke makin' fu' split for Kenmuir, and Wullie comin' up the hill to me.
BOB, SON OF BATTLEALFRED OLLIVANT

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