Definition of Hoddles
1. hoddle [v] - See also: hoddle
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Literary usage of Hoddles
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Three Episodes of Massachusetts History: The Settlement of Boston Bay; the by Charles Francis Adams (1892)
"... went ashore upon hoddles Island to Mr. Samuel Maverick (for my passage) the only hospitable man in all the Countrey, giving entertainment to all Corners ..."
2. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells, Charles Robert Cross, John Trowbridge, Samuel Kneeland, George Bliss (1857)
"... actuates each pair at once, as with two heddles in plain work; the four hoddles are then arranged precisely as in plain cloth weaving. ..."
3. Commentaries on the Law of Evidence in Civil Cases by Burr W. Jones, Louis Horwitz (1914)
"Holmes, 34 Tex. Civ. App. 485, 78 SW 961; State v. Haworth, 24 Utah, 398, 68 Pac. 155; Holbrook v. Hoi- brook. 30 Vt, 432; hoddles v. Chicago & NW By. ..."
4. One Hundred Modern Scottish Poets: With Biographical and Critical Notices by David Herschell Edwards (1880)
"Eleven years amidst the unmusical clatter of hoddles and treadles more than sufficiently tired him of manufacturing pursuits, and in 1874 ho removed to ..."