Origin of pimpernel
Examples from the Web for pimpernel
The latter part of Mrs. Pimpernel's speech bore relation to a hard newspaper parcel, which she dropped into Mary's lap.John Marchmont's Legacy, Volumes I-III|Mary E. Braddon
"She hates you, Pimpernel," said Mrs. Wolfstein to her friend.
Primulace, to which belongs the Pimpernel, the 'poor man's weather-glass'.
"My Pimpernel," he called it, and rough as the work was at that stage, it was full of beauty and promise.Janet of the Dunes|Harriet T. Comstock
If this goes on Pimpernel's imitation will soon be completely out of date.