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wood pussy

noun, Facetious.
1.
a skunk.
Origin of wood pussy
1895-1900
1895-1900, Americanism
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Historical Examples
  • And even here you must not look for him, but go to church or visit the neighbors after dark and let the wood-pussy look for you.

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  • As nobody was present to see, of course I did not pick the wood-pussy up.

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  • Of course there are difficulties, poetically, with the wood-pussy.

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  • You must go out to the outskirts, to the farms and pastures, if you would meet the wood-pussy.

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Slang definitions & phrases for wood-pussy

wooden overcoat

noun phrase

pine overcoat (1903+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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