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Historical Examples of teddys
Guess Ill ring in some of Teddys 97 trip on em to-morrow night.
Blakes eyes met Teddys, and he thought he saw the other boy nod at him.
Teddys eyes narrowed; he thought of challenging her, but what was there to say?
Teddys mother waved her handkerchief, to let her husband know that she had seen and understood.The Curlytops at Silver Lake
Howard Roger Garis
In the next few minutes the quiet of the prairie was disturbed by Teddys soft snores.
noun plural -dies
pet form of masc. proper names Edward, Edmund, and Theodore; meaning "women's undergarment" (with lower-case t-) is recorded from 1924, of unknown origin, perhaps from some fancied resemblance to a teddy bear (q.v.), a theory that dates to 1929. In British slang phrase teddy boy (1954) it is short for Edward, from the preference of such youths for Edwardian styles (1901-10). Teddies (probably from Teddy Roosevelt) was one of the names given to U.S. troops in France in 1917.