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Hodge

(hɒdʒ)
n
(Agriculture) a typical name for a farm labourer; rustic
[C14 hogge, from familiar form of Roger]
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Imagine a truly respectable and amiable hen, by some portentous anomaly, taking to reflection and inventing combinations by which she might prevail on Hodge not to wring her neck, or send her and her chicks to market; the result could hardly be other than much cackling and fluttering.
"Stay, brother Hodge," quoth the Blind man, breaking into the talk, "I would not doubt our brother here, but bear in mind we know him not.
Hodges, a little woman of five-and-forty, with badly dyed hair; she had a yellow face with a network of small red veins all over it, and yellow whites to her pale blue eyes.
She told Philip that her real name was not Hodges, but she always referred to 'me 'usband Misterodges;" he was a barrister and he treated her simply shocking, so she left him as she preferred to be independent like; but she had known what it was to drive in her own carriage, dear--she called everyone dear--and they always had late dinner at home.
Hodges. "I've 'ad to go through it same as you 'ave.
Hodges, he said, was quite displeased at their being all sent away.
It seemed to him that life was but a trouble, at best, and he more than half envied Jimmy Hodges, so lately released; it must be very peaceful, he thought, to lie and slumber and dream forever and ever, with the wind whispering through the trees and caressing the grass and the flowers over the grave, and nothing to bother and grieve about, ever any more.
Charles Hodges will plague me to death, I dare say; but I shall cut him very short.
T' was a stormy weekend when we met up with Meralco Bolts Fil-Am star Cliff Hodge and his three year-old DJ, a Biewer Yorkie, and Whiskey, a Yorkie, at Bark Central in Eastwood, recently.
But his illegal tipping landed him in the dock at Teesside Magistrates' Court - and his girlfriend Stephanie Hodge too.
Summary: London [UK], Apr 6 (ANI): Brad Hodge, the former Australian cricketer on Saturday said that the Indian Premier League is pretty brutal for the coaches.
HODGE Bank is an independent, privatelyowned bank based in Cardiff, with a commercial client base extending across Wales, the South West, London, the Home Counties and Midlands.