Our friend Oz is merely a humbug wizard, for he once proved it to me.
But I'm not, my piggy-wees; I'm a humbug wizard.
"The Wizard of Oz has always been a humbug," agreed Dorothy.
"Rubbish, nonsense, humbug!" exclaimed Nicholas, and he thought: "How charming this Natasha of mine is!
"He's only a humbug Wizard, though," said Dorothy, smiling at him.
"How are your brains?" enquired the little humbug, as he grasped the soft, stuffed hands of his old friend.
"Oz can do some good tricks, humbug or no humbug," announced Zeb, who was now feeling more at ease.
If you are a bit of a humbug during the holiday season, then dressing up in a Grinch costume should be like easing into your own skin.
The first thing the little humbug did was to produce a tiny white piglet from underneath his hat and pretend to pull it apart, making two.
When most people think of wizards, they usually think of Lord of the Rings Gandalf, when they're not thinking of the jovial humbug of Oz, that is.
But also because they hate humbug in all its forms.
His view on religion was that organized worship made him feel'such a humbug ' .
Like Cervantes at times, Mark Twain reveals a depth of melancholy beneath his playful humour, and like Moliere always, he has a deep scorn and a burning detestation of all sorts of sham and pretence, a scorching hatred of humbug and hypocrisy.
Many people say they look like a mint humbug on legs.
The Humbug is often wrong and has a poor understanding of sensibility and social grace.
You pompous, fussy old humbug, I'll kick the red cover off you!
A Piece of humbug The very name of " Birth Control " is a piece of pure humbug.
such humbug should not be allowed to go unchallenged.
A vast amount of stuffy and sentimental humbug has been uttered in favor of the Gospel of Work.
It's enough to make anyone feel bah humbug.
"Don't know," said Dorothy, "but it must have been humbug."
The Humbug is a beetle-like insect and another companion to Milo during his travels.
mint humbug on legs.
In the strict sense of the word I am not a Wizard, but only a humbug.
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