Coarseness Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Coarseness

  1. Billingsgate site of a London fishmarket, known for foul and abusive language. [Br. Hist.: Brewer Dictionary, 106]
  2. Branghtons, the Evelina’s rude, coarse cousins. [Br. Lit.: Evelina]
  3. Crawley, Sir Pitt vulgar aristocrat. [Br. Lit.: Vanity Fair]
  4. Goops naughty, balloon-headed children. [Am. Lit.: Goops and How To Be Them, Hart, 323]
  5. Neanderthal man early form of man, Caucasoid and strongly built. [Anthropology: NCE, 1900]
  6. Ochs, Baron vulgar, lecherous nobleman. [Aust. Opera: R. Strauss, Rosenkavalier, Westerman, 423–425]
  7. Pike “he expectorates vehemently” [Am. Lit.: At Home and Abroad, Hart, 655]
  8. Tearsheet, Doll prostitute with vitriolic vocabulary. [Br. Lit.: II Henry IV]
  9. Troglodytes race of uncivilized cave dwellers. [Gk. Hist.: Brewer Dictionary, 1103]
  10. xanthium symbolizes bad manners and rudeness. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 178]
  11. Yahoos loutish, abusive brutes in shape of men. [Br. Lit.: Gulliver’s Travels]