Collins, Mr.

Collins, Mr.

pompous, self-satisfied clergyman who proposes to Elizabeth Bennet. [Br. Lit.: Jane Austen Pride and Prejudice]
See: Conceit

Collins, Mr.

priggish, servile clergyman; toady to the great. [Br. Lit.: Pride and Prejudice]
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Vigliatura's office; on cocaine that Sarah DiMeco, a stripper, said he produced for her to smoke "a bunch of times"; and on bottles of GHB that Kimberly Collins, Mr.