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plum duff

noun
1.
a duff containing raisins.
Origin of plum duff
1830-1840
1830-40
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  • So they whistled up the plum-duff side of the Puddin', and had supper.

    The Magic Pudding Norman Lindsay
  • So be lively now, and be off with your plum-duff head and your sausage legs.

    Cast Away in the Cold Isaac I. Hayes
  • I was allowed my full share of the “lob-scouse,” the “sea-pies,” and “plum-duff,” and was no longer hunted out of the forecastle.

    Ran Away to Sea Mayne Reid

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