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Muggletonian

n.

1660s, member of the sect founded by English tailor Lodowicke Muggleton (1609-1698).

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  • The muggletonian sect have a very odd way of dealing with people.

    The Professor at the Breakfast Table Oliver Wendell Holmes (Sr.)
  • "Cursed be he who makes a mock of age," said the muggletonian, grimly.

    Prisoners of Hope Mary Johnston
  • "Just after the nooning," said the muggletonian, and began to curse.

    Prisoners of Hope Mary Johnston
  • The muggletonian rowed slowly, peering about him with small, keen eyes.

    Prisoners of Hope Mary Johnston
  • He turned to the muggletonian, standing beside him with staring eyes.

    Prisoners of Hope Mary Johnston
  • The muggletonian exclaimed, and Landless turned upon the forger.

    Prisoners of Hope Mary Johnston
  • She glanced from them to the scarred face of the muggletonian.

    Prisoners of Hope Mary Johnston
  • He was alone, for the muggletonian, Havisham and Trail were confined in the overseer's house.

    Prisoners of Hope Mary Johnston
  • Behind them on the steps of the overseer's house were the muggletonian, Havisham, and Trail.

    Prisoners of Hope Mary Johnston
  • This is a muggletonian prophecy of the destruction of the world at a certain date.

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