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  • a word used in exclamations of confusion; "what the devil"; "the deuce with it"; "the dickens you say"
  • English writer whose novels depicted and criticized social injustice (1812-1870)

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  • a word used in exclamations of confusion; "what the devil"; "the deuce with it"; "the dickens you say" ,
  • English writer whose novels depicted and criticized social injustice (1812-1870)

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Dickens'


  • Charles Dickens: "Dickens" and "Dickensian" redirect here. For the television series, see Dickensian (TV series). For other uses, see Dickens (disambiguation). Charles
  • Dickens family: The Dickens family are the descendants of John Dickens, the father of the English novelist Charles Dickens. John Dickens was a clerk in the Royal Navy
  • Charles Dickens Museum: was Charles Dickens's home from 25 March 1837 (a year after his marriage) to December 1839. Charles Dickens and his wife Catherine Dickens (née Hogarth)
  • Dickens, Texas: (1915–1997), a Dickens County native, made his famous boots and saddles in Dickens. Dickens is located west of the center of Dickens County at 33°37′17″N
  • Francis Dickens: For other people named Francis Dickens, see Francis Dickens (disambiguation). Francis Jeffrey Dickens (15 January 1844 – 11 June 1886) was the third
  • Little Jimmy Dickens: James Cecil Dickens (December 19, 1920 – January 2, 2015), better known as Little Jimmy Dickens, was an American country music singer famous for his humorous
  • Charles Dickens, Jr.: Charles Culliford Boz Dickens (6 January 1837 – 20 July 1896) was the first child of the English novelist Charles Dickens and his wife Catherine. A failed
  • Charles Dickens bibliography: The bibliography of Charles Dickens (1812–70) includes more than a dozen major novels, a large number of short stories (including Christmas-themed stories
  • Edward Dickens: Edward Bulwer Lytton Dickens (13 March 1852 – 23 January 1902) was the youngest son of English novelist Charles Dickens and his wife Catherine and was
  • Dickens County, Texas: Dickens County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,444. Its county seat is Dickens. The county

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* For aesthetics is the mother of ethics. Were we to choose our leaders on the basis of their reading experience and not their political programs, there would be much less grief on earth. I believe-not empirically, alas, but only theoretically-that for someone who has read a lot of Dickens to shoot his like in the name of an idea is harder than for someone who has read no Dickens. - Joseph Brodsky

* Be like a duck. Calm on the surface, but always paddling like the dickens underneath. - Michael Caine


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