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 Wet.Wet Finger (With a), 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Wet-bob and Dry-bob.
 
At Eton a wet-bob is a boy who goes in for boating, but a dry-bob is one who goes in for cricket.   1
 


 Wet.Wet Finger (With a), 

 
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