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Moreover, we have v for f in E. vixen (for fixen), and in Southern English generally.
CHAUCER'S WORKS, VOLUME 1 (OF 7) -- ROMAUNT OF THE ROSE; MINOR POEMSGEOFFREY CHAUCER
A bad-tempered woman is described as a "vixen," or female fox; a lazy person as a "drone," or the bee which does no work.
STORIES THAT WORDS TELL USELIZABETH O'NEILL
The lady, in her living hours,Was the most charming vixen That ever this poor sex of oursDelighted to play tricks on.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
Here he told how Vixen had from the first behaved to him, and what things had happened in consequence, the last more particularly.
THERE AND BACKGEORGE MACDONALD
Coming to herself in a few minutes, Vixen told a confused story of how the bear had frightened her.
THERE AND BACKGEORGE MACDONALD
Vixen gave herself to her dinner, and but the shadow of a grimace now and then reminded Richard of the old monkey-phiz.
THERE AND BACKGEORGE MACDONALD
I doubt not but poor Hickman would fare the better with this vixen, if her mother were as heartily against him, as she is for him.
CLARISSA, VOLUME 6 (OF 9)SAMUEL RICHARDSON
Which this letter of the vixen girl's, I hope thou wilt allow, warrants me to try for.
CLARISSA, VOLUME 6 (OF 9)SAMUEL RICHARDSON
How loathsome was the King's subjection to the abandoned vixen, my Lady Castlemaine!
THE INTERNATIONAL MONTHLY, VOLUME 3, NO. 1, APRIL, 1851VARIOUS
Cousin Chilian took her down to see the Vixen, which was nearly ready for her new cruise.
A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD SALEMAMANDA MINNIE DOUGLAS
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WORDS RELATED TO VIXEN

  • crone
  • hag
  • shrew
  • strumpet
  • virago
  • vixen
  • woman
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