Definition of Bodkins

1. Noun. (plural of bodkin) ¹



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Definition of Bodkins

1. bodkin [n] - See also: bodkin

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bodkins

bodily-fluid
bodily cavity
bodily fluids
bodily functions
bodily integrity
bodily process
bodily property
bodily secretions
bodily structure
boding
bodingly
bodings
bodkin
bodkins (current term)
bodle
bodleian
bodles
bodock
bodocks
bodrag
bodrage
bodrages
bodrags
bods
body
body-build
body-centreed cubic
body-check

Literary usage of Bodkins

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1. Vital Records of Marblehead, Massachusetts, to the End of the Year 1849 by Joseph Warren Chapman (1904)
"bodkins, Thomas, and Sarah Rhodes, Feb. 13, 1728-9. c. R. 3. BOGEE, Hannah, and William Bowen, Jan. 22, 1804.» BOGIA, James, and Mrs. Deborah Hammond, Dec. ..."

2. Archaeologia Cambrensis by Cambrian Archaeological Association, Thomas Rowland Powel, Donald Moore (1852)
"143 and 144, exhibit ancient implements of bone, such as a dagger, pins, bodkins, &c.; and others are Bronze Period ; III.—The Teutonic, or Iron Period; ..."

3. Costume in England: A History of Dress to the End of the Eighteenth Century by Frederick William Fairholt, Harold Arthur Lee-Dillon Dillon (1885)
"Silver bodkins for your hair Bobs, which maidens love to wear. ... bodkins for the hair are mentioned in Dekker; and Bella- front, in " The Honest Whore," ..."

4. A Select Collection of Old Plays: In Twelve Volumes ; with Additional Notes by Isaac Reed, Robert Dodsley, Octavius Gilchrist, John Payne Collier (1825)
"... 1 durst not venture Into a tailor's shop, for fear of bodkins i". ... With bodkins was Caesar Julius ..."

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