merrythought definition

  • noun:
    • Chiefly British A wishbone.
    • The furcula or wishbone.
    • The forked bone tissue of a fowl's breast; -- labeled as also wishbone. See furculum.
    • The furcula or wishbone of a fowl's breast: so called through the sport of breaking it between two individuals of whom each draws at one of several two stops, to determine that is to-be married very first, or which will be to have a wish gratified which has been psychologically created the occasion, the winner becoming the main one who gets the extended fragment.

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