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 Tizzy (A).To. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
To
 
(1) (to rhyme with do). To be compared to; comparable to. Thus, Sir Thomas Browne (Religio Medici) says: “There is no torture to the rack of a disease” (p. 69, 20); and again, “No reproach to the scandal of a story.” And Shakespeare says:—   1
       
“There is no woe to his correction,
Nor to his service no such joy on earth.”
       
Two Gentlemen of Verona, ii. 4.
 


 Tizzy (A).To. 

 
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