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hickscorner "libertine scoffer at religion and the religious," c.1530, from the name of the character in a work of that name printed c.1512 by Wynkyn de Worde; from HICK (Cf. Hick), the common masc. nickname, + scorner (see SCORN (Cf. scorn)).

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