Definition of Currying:
- "A Short History of English Agriculture", W. H. R. Curtler.
- "The Life of St. Teresa of Jesus", Teresa of Avila.
As a matter of fact, some allege that all Lord- Lieutenants are hated by the disloyal section of the populace, and if they go through the farce of currying popularity, they can only do so by largely patronising about a dozen shopkeepers, who eventually curse because yet more has not been spent.- "The Reminiscences of an Irish Land Agent", S.M. Hussey.