Definition of Buckeyes

1. Noun. (plural of buckeye) ¹



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Definition of Buckeyes

1. buckeye [n] - See also: buckeye

Lexicographical Neighbors of Buckeyes

bucketfuls
bucketing
bucketing down
bucketless
bucketlike
bucketload
bucketloads
buckets
buckets down
bucketsful
bucketshop
bucketshops
bucketwheel
bucketwheels
buckeye
buckeyes (current term)
buckhorn
buckhornite
buckhorns
buckhound
buckhounds
buckie
buckies
bucking
bucking for
bucking off
buckings
buckish
buckjumper

Literary usage of Buckeyes

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

1. The Tree Book: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge of the Trees of North America by Julia Ellen Rogers (1905)
"The buckeyes all bunch their leaflets at the end of the leaf stem. They are palmately compound, while those of the ash are pinnately compound. ..."

2. Recollections of Life in Ohio: From 1813-1840 by William Cooper Howells (1895)
"... Meeting—An Epidemic of Typhoid—A Religious Enthusiast—Hunting Ginseng—Bonfires and buckeyes. Though a small boy, and disposed to be adaptable, ..."

3. Trees that Every Child Should Know: Easy Tree Studies for All Seasons of the by Julia Ellen Rogers (1909)
"THE HORSE-CHESTNUT AND THE buckeyes When an English lad speaks of a chestnut, he means the horse-chestnut, and the chances are that he does not know ..."

4. Notes and Comments on Industrial, Economic, Political and Historical Subjects by James Moore Swank (1897)
"buckeyes IN AMERICAN HISTORY. OHIO, the first of the States north of the Ohio river to be admitted into the Union, has furnished the country with a greater ..."

5. Traditions of the Caddo: Collected Under the Auspices of the Carnegie by George Amos Dorsey (1905)
"COYOTE'S EYES ARE REPLACED BY buckeyes.* One time Coyote was out hunting something to eat, and on his way he heard a noise and he said to himself, ..."

6. The First Battle: A Story of the Campaign of 1896 by William Jennings Bryan (1896)
"AMONG THE buckeyes AND HOOSIERS. MONDAY, October 19, and the day following were spent in Ohio. Starting from Detroit in the night, we reached Toledo about ..."

7. Manual of the Botany of the Northern United States by Asa Gray (1859)
"... except the buckeyes : — to it may be appended the Bladder-nut and Maple Families. ... buckeyes ..."

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