noun, plural ne·gus·es.
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Example sentences from the Web for negus
Two dustmen were lately disputing the difference between bishop and negus.
Now, Heffernan, order me a glass of claret negus, and take care that no one comes to worry us with news of the House.The Knight Of Gwynne, Vol. I (of II)|Charles James Lever
Of Mr. Negus it is said, that "he was a truly good man, and a useful preacher."Memorials of the Independent Churches in Northamptonshire|Thomas Coleman
Perhaps negus and mutton-broth were never handed about under such dangerous circumstances.Diana Tempest, Volume III (of 3)|Mary Cholmondeley
The negus was brought and paid for by Gager, who then requested that they might be left there undisturbed for five minutes.The Eustace Diamonds|Anthony Trollope