The menswear crowd—who are obsessed with all things heritage, camo, and the F word—fell fast in love with terrapin.
Once or twice he turned his handsome dark gaze on her while she was dissecting her terrapin.
It is a supper dish, and is brought in with terrapin, oysters, &c.
If there are no eggs in the terrapin, "egg balls" may be substituted.
Why should any member of a club so proper as the terrapin ask Meadows?
A terrapin and a Crane were one time travelling together very sociably.
His only approach to invidious comment was in regard to the terrapin.
terrapin and Roederer take the place of dress and of diamonds.
The terrapin lives in the mud, and is only to be found in marshy places.
The terrapin let the Turkey take the scalp and hang it about his own neck, while he strutted proudly to and fro.
North American turtle, 1670s, earlier torope (1610s), from an Algonquian source (e.g. Abenaki turepe, Delaware tulpe "turtle"). Subsequently extended to allied species in South America, East Indies, China, North Africa.