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 Cue (1 syl.).Cui bono? 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Cuffy.
 
A negro; both a generic word and proper name.   1
        “Sambo and Cuffey’ expand under every sky.”—Mrs. Beecher Stowe: Uncle Tom’s Cabin.
 


 Cue (1 syl.).Cui bono? 

 
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