Reference Entry

abigail n.

Jonathon Green

in Green's Dictionary of Slang

Published by Chambers Harrap Publishers

Published in print January 2010 |
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199829941

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1 a lady's maid.

1610 Beaumont & Fletcher Scornful Lady dramatis personae: Abigail Younglove, waiting-woman to the Lady. c.1642

Reference Entry.  878 words. 

Subjects: Language Reference

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