Definition of Gunnysacks

1. Noun. (plural of gunnysack) ¹

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Definition of Gunnysacks

1. gunnysack [n] - See also: gunnysack

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gunnysacks

gunneries
gunners
gunnery
gunnery sergeant
gunnie
gunnies
gunning
gunningite
gunnings
gunny
gunny cloth
gunny sack
gunnybag
gunnybags
gunnysack
gunnysacks (current term)
gunocracy
gunpaper
gunpapers
gunperson
gunpersons
gunplay
gunplays
gunpoint
gunpoints
gunport
gunports
gunpowder
gunpowderish
gunpowders

Literary usage of Gunnysacks

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1. Sunset by Southern Pacific Company. Passenger Dept, Southern Pacific Company (1912)
"On her return trips she has carried jute gunnysacks. Few people realize that in ... Just suppose they should strike a snag and go down with the gunnysacks? ..."

2. Cases Determined in the Supreme Court of Washington by Washington (State). Supreme Court, Arthur Remington, Solon Dickerson Williams (1911)
"gunnysacks, as such, are not meat, groceries or articles of food supplies, and would not be commonly so considered. The court erred in receiving the ..."

3. San Francisco as it Was, as it Is, and how to See it by Helen Throop Purdy (1912)
"As the days went by, shelters were built around these kitchens, to keep out the wind and dust of the street—old shutters, bill boards, linoleum, gunnysacks ..."

4. The Leading Facts of New Mexican History by Ralph Emerson Twitchell (1917)
"... with a lot of Indians dancing around, waving gunnysacks and blankets in the air and yelling with delight when a portion of the roof fell in. ..."

5. Westward Hoboes by Winifred Hawkridge Dixon (1921)
"... the fire promised warmth; we crawled out, washed in the stream, and found breakfast ready and the packers impatiently waiting for tents and gunnysacks. ..."

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