Examples from the Web for boz
Contemporary Examples of boz
Apart from a silly 200th birthday, a clue to why Boz matters is how well he fleshes out our capitalist world.Charles Dickens Bicentenary: Why We Should Care
February 7, 2012
Historical Examples of boz
These were published as fast as they were written, over the pen name of "Boz."Historic Boyhoods
Rupert Sargent Holland
"Boz" had been earlier, and has been always, popular in France.A History of the French Novel, Vol. 2
It is quite plain, therefore, that Boz was recalling this tragic episode.
Now, we know how much Boz was inclined to draw from what was before his eyes.
The truth was, such stretches were as nothing to Boz himself.
Word Origin for dickens
exclamation, 1590s, apparently a substitute for devil; probably altered from Dickon, nickname for Richard and source of the surnames Dickens and Dickenson, but exact derivation and meaning are unknown.