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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Chirping Cup or Glass.
 
A merry-making glass or cup of liquor. Wine that maketh glad the heart of man, or makes him sing for joy.   1
       
“A chirping cup is my matin song,
And my vesper bell is my bowl; Ding dong!”
       
A Friar of Orders Grey.
 


 Chi’ron [Ki’ron].Chisel. 

 
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