Definition of Crubeens

1. Noun. (plural of crubeen) ¹



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Definition of Crubeens

1. crubeen [n] - See also: crubeen

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crubeens

croyn
croyned
croyning
croyns
croze
croze iron
crozer
crozers
crozes
crozier
croziered
croziers
crp
cru
crubeen
crubeens (current term)
cruces
cruces gammatae
cruces pilorum
crucial
crucial bandage
crucial ligament
cruciality
crucially
crucian
crucian carp
crucians
cruciate
cruciate anastomosis
cruciate eminence

Literary usage of Crubeens

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1. Proceedings by Freemasons Canada. Royal Arch Masons. Grand Chapter (1894)
"Remove your hose, and stretch forth both crubeens.' Dour. "Toes counted, nails examined, shape of foot generally criticised. ..."

2. Ainsworth's Magazine: A Miscellany of Romance, General Literature, & Art by William Harrison Ainsworth, George Cruikshank, Hablot Knight Browne (1848)
"... and open show-boards for the sale of sheeps' trotters, pigs crubeens, tripe, cow-heels, and similar luxuries are displayed on both sides of the way, ..."

3. The Ancient and Present State of the County and City of Cork.: Containing a by Charles Smith, Thomas Crofton Croker, Richard Caulfield (1893)
"... and used to " spend most of their time fishing in the river, their luncheon " usually consisted of pigs'-feet, commonly called crubeens. ..."

4. The Badminton Magazine of Sports & Pastimes edited by Alfred Edward Thomas Watson (1899)
"... and vendors of ' crubeens,' alias pigs' feet, a grisly delicacy peculiar to Irish open-air holiday-making, and the July sun blazed on a scene that even ..."

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