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Numps  n.  A dolt; a blockhead. (Obs.)

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"Numps" Quotes from Famous Books

... the green lanes and hills, when I'm inclined to diverge; and the smooth turnpike roads, when disposed to "go a-head."—"I can't bear a horse," cries Numps: now this feeling is not at all reciprocal, for every horse can bear a man. "I'm off to the Isle of Wight," says Numps: "Then you're going to Ryde at last," quoth I, "notwithstanding your hostility to horse-flesh." "Wrong!" replies he, "I'm going to Cowes." "Then you're merely ...
— The Sketches of Seymour (Illustrated), Complete • Robert Seymour

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