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 Tuck.Tuffet (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Tucker.
 
Food. “A tuck in,” a cram of food. (See above.)   1
        “‘No,’ said Palliser, ‘we’ve no food.’ ‘By Jove!’ said the other, ‘I’ll search creation for tucker to-night. Give me your gun.’”—Watson: The Web of the Spider, chap. xii.
 


 Tuck.Tuffet (A). 

 
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