Definition of Battues
1. battue [n] - See also: battue
Lexicographical Neighbors of Battues
Literary usage of Battues
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Irish National Invincibles and Their Times by Patrick Tynan (1894)
"SPENCER'S " battues OF HANGINGS " — THE BLOODY ASSIZE—ACCUSING SPIRITS. As soon as the excitement into which British Ministerial circles were thrown by the ..."
2. The People of Turkey: Twenty Years Residence Among Bulgarians, Greek by Mrs John Elijah Blunt (1878)
"... Conversation—Eastern Notions of European Manners —Amusements in Turkey—Disappearance of the Old Exercises —Hunting—battues—Wrestling Matches—Musicians ..."