White Rabbit


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White Rabbit

agitated rabbit in a perpetual hurry. [Br. Lit.: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland]
See: Frenzy

White Rabbit

pocket watch-carrying rabbit. [Br. Lit.: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland]
References in classic literature ?
He was a good sized white rabbit with pink eyes, much like all other white rabbits.
The supreme touch of the white rabbit pulling on his white gloves as he hastens is again absolutely the child's vision, but the white rabbit as guide and introducer of Alice's adventures belongs to mature grown insight.
So she was considering in her own mind (as well as she could, for the hot day made her feel very sleepy and stupid), whether the pleasure of making a daisy-chain would be worth the trouble of getting up and picking the daisies, when suddenly a White Rabbit with pink eyes ran close by her.
Alice was not a bit hurt, and she jumped up on to her feet in a moment: she looked up, but it was all dark overhead; before her was another long passage, and the White Rabbit was still in sight, hurrying down it.
He had a white rabbit in his breast; and when the little creature, getting down upon the ground, stole back into the cell, and he, being dismissed, crept timidly after it, I thought it would have been very hard to say in what respect the man was the nobler animal of the two.
His white eyelashes and lack of eyebrows induced the relentless Bixiou to name him "the white rabbit.
When sent to the forest Tip often climbed trees for birds' eggs or amused himself chasing the fleet white rabbits or fishing in the brooks with bent pins.
Birds flew through the air and cunning white rabbits darted amongst the tall grasses and green bushes; Dorothy noticed even the ants toiling busily along the roadway, bearing gigantic loads of clover seed; but of people there were none at all.
White rabbits went loping about the place, and occasionally came and sniffed at our shoes and shins; a fawn, with a red ribbon on its neck, walked up and examined us fearlessly; rare breeds of chickens and doves begged for crumbs, and a poor old tailless raven hopped about with a humble, shamefaced mein which said, "Please do not notice my exposure--think how you would feel in my circumstances, and be charitable.
If poor Hans is in trouble I will give him half my porridge, and show him my white rabbits.
A NEW discreet pop-up pub called The White Rabbit opened in Cardiff last night, inspired by the United States' prohibition era, when alcohol could only be consumed by sneaking into alleyways and back rooms with pass codes.
WHITE RABBIT NIGHT LIGHT THIS cute white plastic bunny will lend a soft night-time glow to any room, helping children to relax and get to sleep.