ducking-pond

ducking-pond
['dʌkɪŋpɒnd]
Общая лексика: пруд, где охотятся на уток

Универсальный англо-русский словарь. . 2011.

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  • ducking-pond — duckˈing pond noun • • • Main Entry: ↑duck …   Useful english dictionary

  • ducking stool — ► NOUN historical ▪ a chair fastened to the end of a pole, used to plunge offenders into a pond or river as a punishment …   English terms dictionary

  • ducking stool — noun historical a chair fastened to the end of a pole, used to plunge offenders into a pond or river as a punishment …   English new terms dictionary

  • A Ducking They Did Go — Infobox Film name = A Ducking They Did Go caption = director = Del Lord writer = Andrew Bennison starring = Moe Howard Larry Fine Curly Howard Lynton Brent Bud Jamison Wheaton Chambers Cy Schindell Vernon Dent William Irving Victor Travers… …   Wikipedia

  • Narrows Pond — Location Kennebec County, Maine Coordinates 44°17′50″N 69°57′0″W …   Wikipedia

  • cucking and ducking stools — ▪ punishment       a method of punishment by means of humiliation, beating, or death. The cucking stool (also known as a “scolding stool” or a “stool of repentance”) was in most cases a commode or toilet, placed in public view, upon which the… …   Universalium

  • Common scold — Punishing a common scold in the dunking stool In the common law of crime in England and Wales, a common scold was a species of public nuisance a troublesome and angry woman who broke the public peace by habitually arguing and quarreling with her… …   Wikipedia

  • Cucking stool — Ducking stool at Leominster. Last used in 1809 …   Wikipedia

  • duck — 1. n. (pl. same or ducks) 1 a any of various swimming birds of the family Anatidae, esp. the domesticated form of the mallard or wild duck. b the female of this (opp. DRAKE). c the flesh of a duck as food. 2 Cricket (in full duck s egg) the score …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dunking — For other uses, see Dunking (disambiguation). A common scold gets her comeuppance in the ducking stool. Dunking is a form of torture and punishment that was applied to scolds and supposed witches. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • Chiddingfold — Coordinates: 51°06′41″N 0°37′42″W / 51.1113°N 0.6282°W / 51.1113; 0.6282 …   Wikipedia


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