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 Bude or Gurney Light.Budge (To) 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Budge
 
is lambskin with the wool dressed outwards, worn on the edge of capes, bachelors’ hoods, and so on. Budge Row, Cannon Street, is so-called because it was chiefly occupied by budge-makers.   1
       
“O foblishness of men! that lend their ears
To those budge-doctors of the stoic fur.”
       
Milton: Comus, 706, 707.
 


 Bude or Gurney Light.Budge (To) 

 
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