"Pecker" Quotes from Famous Books
... agriculture and sheep-grazing, and how they catch porcupines and cure warts and manufacture manna; he knows about the evil eye and witches and the fata morgana and the tarantula spider, about figs in ancient and modern times and the fig-pecker bird—that bird you eat bones and all, the focetola or beccafico (garden warbler). In fact, he has multifarious interests and seems to have known several languages besides the classics. He can hit off a thing neatly, as, when contrasting ...
— Alone • Norman Douglas
... pecker up," said the Squire. "I'm glad I came round this way; it was a lucky chance. Wait a minute until I tie Black Bess to ...
— Red Rose and Tiger Lily - or, In a Wider World • L. T. Meade
Words linked to "Pecker" : nib, filth, Picidae, mouth, flicker, Campephilus principalis, family Picidae, vulgarism, piculet, redhead, bird, redheaded woodpecker, piciform bird, ivorybill, peck, phallus, Melanerpes erythrocephalus, cere, Picus viridis, obscenity, member, smut, dirty word, wryneck, penis, sapsucker
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