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villain

Edited by John Ayto

in Oxford Dictionary of English Idioms

Third edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199543793
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727689
villain

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the villain of the piece the main culprit. 1928 P. G. Wodehouse Money for Nothing I'm sure you're on the

Reference Entry.  32 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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