Word of the Day: FRIDAY-FACED

ETYMOLOGY
? from Friday being a day of fasting

EXAMPLE
“…without a sermon pareneticall for exhortation, that hee might seeke bethe where they were and were not, as Skoggin did the hare, and presse an army royall of arrand honest women, to scale the fortresse of modestie with friday faced scoulds, ere he coulde triump for halfe such a victory in twise so much space…”

From: Philotimus
– Brian Melbancke, 1583

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