Definition of Buskins

1. Noun. (plural of buskin) ¹



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Definition of Buskins

1. buskin [n] - See also: buskin

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Buskins

businessworthiness
businessworthy
businessy
busing
busings
busked
busker
buskers
busket
buskets
buskin
buskined
busking
buskings
buskins (current term)
busks
busky
busless
buslike
busload
busloads
busman
busman's holiday
busman's holidays
busmen
buspirone
buspirone hydrochloride
buss
busse-buschke disease

Literary usage of Buskins

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1. The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon (1816)
"... purple buskins : his right leg was clothed by his noble s"™"thc kinsmen, the left by the Latin chiefs, on whom he con- ..."

2. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann (1913)
"E in the Seventh Mem. of the Egyptian Exploration Fund (London, 1890), 27. L. PETIT. buskins ... buskins."

3. The Dawn in Britain by Charles Montagu Doughty (1906)
"Bound on his feet; with buskins of the spoil Of mountain broc. Then, took he, from the wall, ... buskins ..."

4. Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical and by David Patrick, Robert Chambers (1902)
"... ribbons and buskins, Mae than ane or twa.' . . . Out spake the bride's brither, As he cam in wi' the kye : ' Poor Willie wad ne'er hae ta'en ye, ..."

5. A Glossary and Etymological Dictionary of Obsolete and Uncommon Words by William Toone (1832)
"PALED (from pale in heraldry), marked or striped with bars. buskins he wore of costliest ... buskins ..."

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