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Thread #78750 Message #1420192
Posted By: khandu
24-Feb-05 - 08:27 PM
Thread Name: Acceptable adjectives in folk songs
Subject: RE: Acceptable adjectives in folk songs
buxom, bold, cunning, sly, bawdy; all applied to "Wench", a great word worthy of more use in today's world!
handsome, worthy, haughty, bold, foolhardy; referring to the wench's "Swain".