Dick, Mr.

Dick, Mr.

odd but harmless old gentleman. [Br. Lit.: David Copperfield]

Dick, Mr.

compulsively thinks, talks, and writes about King Charles’s head. [Br. Lit.: Dickens David Copperfield in Brewer Dictionary, 520]
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