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Hodge

/hɒdʒ/
noun
1.
a typical name for a farm labourer; rustic
Word Origin
C14 hogge, from familiar form of Roger
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  • "If French pushes him, he may be shut up for a while down this way," observed hodge.

    Frank Merriwell's Cruise Burt L. Standish
  • Browning came loafing down into the cabin, followed by hodge.

    Frank Merriwell's Cruise Burt L. Standish
  • "I will stay to look after the yacht while Browning gets his nap," said hodge.

    Frank Merriwell's Cruise Burt L. Standish
  • "I have always found it best to do just as Merriwell directs," said hodge, stiffly.

    Frank Merriwell's Cruise Burt L. Standish
  • hodge had returned with the proper ammunition, and Jack was not supplied with a gun.

    Frank Merriwell's Cruise Burt L. Standish

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