Twire-pipe Twire"-pipe`, n. A vagabond musician. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

You are an ass, a twire-pipe. --Beau. & Fl. [1913 Webster]

You looked like Twire-pipe, the taborer. --Chapman. [1913 Webster]

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