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A bit; a little: I'd hold onto your God's little acre a bissel longer

[fr Yiddish]

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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  • "That's bissel, the fellow who hit me in the ear," cried Sam.

    The Rover Boys on a Tour Arthur M. Winfield
  • bissel, also a railroad director, shows Olney's anxiety to come to the back of the roads.

    The Pullman Boycott W. F. Burns
  • At the sound of the signal made by bissel, the mob rushed to the platform.

  • bissel batteries turn out six hundred volts these days, and they make a fat spark when short-circuited.

    Morale Murray Leinster

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