To be alone, even at night, in one of the small ravines of peg-top Moor had little in itself to alarm the moorland child.
The adjoining figure (Fig. 101) gives a view of the peg-top.
The men in peg-top trousers and silk stocks, the women in crinolines and poke bonnets.
My head do turn round, just for all the world like a peg-top.
Mayakin spoke fast, whirling like a peg-top amid the crowd of people.
This was the one with the biggest check of all, and with the peggiest of peg-top trousers.
Your aunt actually tells me that she can't persuade my peg-top to spin any more!
These proved to be a peg-top, a bunch of string, a small rubber ball and a golden peach-pit.
It spins to brave music, this peg-top, but its metier is to spin.
The child who was spinning a peg-top in the street was simply dressed in a short-skirted cotehardie.