Reference > Brewer's Dictionary > Swaddler. ... Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. ... for 'Protestant,' and had all the effect of the most opprobrious appellation.


Hence (1) Fifan, adj., belonging to Fife: only in poetical use; (2) Fifer, a native of Fife, sometimes used opprobriously to denote a greedy, rather unscrupulous ...


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Jul 8, 2017 ... The words themselves have to be “opprobrious or abusive. ... Dictionary.com defined 'opprobrious' as “outrageously disgraceful or shameful.”.