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1) alehouse. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A place where ale is sold and served....

2) Induction. Scene I. The Taming of the Shrew. Craig, W.J., ed. 1914. The Oxford Shakespeare
...Before an Alehouse on a Health. Enter Hostess and SLY. Sly. I ll pheeze you, in faith. Host. A pair of stocks, you rogue! 4 Sly. Y are a baggage: the Slys are no...

3) 50318. Shakespeare, William. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:50318 QUOTATION:Would I were in an alehouse in London. I would give all myfame for a pot of ale, and safety. ATTRIBUTION:William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British...

4) Red-lattice Phrases. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Pot-house talk. Red-lattice at the doors and windows was formerly the sign that an alehouse was duly licensed; hence our chequers. In some cases "lattice" has been...

5) alewife 2. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: pl. aleˇwives (-wvz) A woman who keeps an alehouse....

6) Taylor. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...he never learnt so much as the accidence. He wrote fourscore books, and afterwards opened an alehouse in Long Acre. (1580-1654.) 1 "Taylor, their better Charon, lends...

7) Rusty-Fusty. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...and in places not used. 1 "Then from the butchers we bought lamb and sheepe. Beer from the alehouse, and a broome to sweepe Our cottage, that for want of use was...

8) Crowde'ro. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...a leg in the service of the Round-heads, and was reduced to the necessity of fiddling from alehouse to alehouse for his daily bread. The word means fiddler. (See...

9) porterhouse. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...a T-bone and a sizable piece of tenderloin. Also called porterhouse steak. 2. Archaic An alehouse or chophouse....

10) Clowns. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...who acted at the galleried inn called the Belle Sauvage. 1 "To sit with Tarlton on an alehouse signe."Bishop Hall: Satires....

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