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Contemporary Examples

The Ugly Husbands Club Tony Doukopil July 28, 2011
Derek Fisher Remembers the Lakers’ Jerry Buss Derek Fisher February 19, 2013
What Happens to Los Angeles Lakers After Death of Jerry Buss? Allison Samuels February 18, 2013
Derek Fisher Remembers the Lakers’ Jerry Buss Derek Fisher February 19, 2013
Harry Warned Off ‘Fornicating’? Tom Sykes November 7, 2011

Historical Examples

King Alfred’s Viking Charles W. Whistler
The Contrast Royall Tyler
Speed the Plough Thomas Morton
Pamela, or Virtue Rewarded Samuel Richardson
About London J. Ewing Ritchie

noun, verb
an archaic or dialect word for kiss
Frances Mary. 1827–94, British educationalist; a pioneer of secondary education for girls, who campaigned for women’s admission to university

Kissing and bussing differ both in this,
We busse our wantons, but our wives we kisse.
[Robert Herrick, “Hesperides,” 1648]


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