On Fri, 26 Mar 2021 15:12:10 +0100, Athel Cornish-Bowden
Post by Athel Cornish-Bowden Post by Janet Post by Dingbat
How do Anglophones say "in high dudgeon"?
I was taught to use it, in India, but I haven't found an Anglophone who
currently uses it.
Don't get your knickers in a twist. There are many common terms I
recognise and understand, but don't use.
Yes, that pretty much goes for me too. I certainly understand "in high
dudgeon", but I don't think I've ever said.
I too know the word.
I knew a man with that word as a surname:
Jeffrey Edward Anthony "Jeff" Dudgeon MBE is a Northern Irish
politician, historian and gay political activist.
As part of the 2012 New Year Honours, Dudgeon was appointed a Member
of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) for "services to the
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community in Northern
Peter Duncanson, UK