Definition of Tumbrils

1. Noun. (plural of tumbril) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tumbrils

1. tumbril [n] - See also: tumbril

Tumbrils Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Tumbrils Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Tumbrils

tumblers
tumblersful
tumbles
tumbleset
tumblesets
tumbleth
tumbleweed
tumbleweed moment
tumbleweeds
tumbling
tumbling mill
tumblings
tumbrel
tumbrels
tumbril
tumbrils (current term)
tumbu dermal myiasis
tumchaite
tumefacient
tumefaction
tumefactions
tumefied
tumefies
tumefy
tumefying
tumentia
tumeric
tumeric yellow
tumesce
tumesced

Literary usage of Tumbrils

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Supplementary Despatches and Memoranda of Field Marshal Arthur, Duke of by Arthur Richard Wellesley Wellington (1871)
"send into the field eight field-pieces, with their tumbrils complete, and 300 bullock-loads of musket ammunition. The Commissary of Stores at ..."

2. The French Revolution: A History by Thomas Carlyle (1908)
"... CHAPTER III THE tumbrils NEXT week, it is still but the loth of April, there comes a new Nineteen; Chaumette, Gobel, Hubert's Widow, ..."

3. Lives of Indian Officers by John William Kaye (1889)
"When there was not a shot left in our tumbrils, he caused a gun to be drawn up and ... tumbrils ..."

4. History of the French Revolution by Thomas Carlyle (1883)
"THE tumbrils. 1750. Next week, it is still but the 10th of April, there comes a new Nineteen ... tumbrils."

5. The French Revolution: A History. In Three Volumes. by Thomas Carlyle (1837)
"THE tumbrils. NEXT week, it is still but the 10th of April, there comes a new Nineteen; Chaumette, Gobel, Hebert's Widow, the Widow of Camille: these also ..."

6. Pole and Czech in Silesia by James Alexander Roy (1921)
"... and in the coming Revolution, despite his cosmopolitanism, he will certainly be among the first of the aristos to be haled off in the tumbrils. ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Tumbrils

Search for Tumbrils on Dictionary.com!Search for Tumbrils on Thesaurus.com!Search for Tumbrils on Google!Search for Tumbrils on Wikipedia!

Search