Teague
Teague Teague (t[=e]g), n. [Cf. W. taeog, taeawg, taiawg, adj., rustic, rude, n., a vassal, villain, peasant, clown, Ir. thuatach rural, boorish.] An Irishman; -- a term used in contempt. --Johnson. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Synonyms:
(in contempt)


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