examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'
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n. An idiom, or mode of expression, peculiar to Scotland or Scotchmen.
"That, in short, in which the Scotticism of Scotsmen most intimately consists, is the habit of emphasis."
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for the past participle of the verb to prove is said to be a
. It is not used by careful writers and speakers.
— The Verbalist • Thomas Embly Osmun, (AKA Alfred Ayres)
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