Definition of Burred

1. Adjective. Having or covered with protective barbs or quills or spines or thorns or setae etc.. "Setaceous whiskers"




Definition of Burred

1. Verb. (past of burr) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Burred

1. bur [v] - See also: bur

Lexicographical Neighbors of Burred

burqaed
burqas
burqini
burqinis
burqua
burquas
burr
burr-headed
burr cell
burr drill
burr marigold
burr oak
burra-khana
burrata
burrawong
burred (current term)
burrel
burrel fly
burrel shot
burrell
burrells
burrels
burrer
burrers
burrfish
burrhel
burrhels
burrier
burriest
burring

Literary usage of Burred

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

1. Safety in the Machine Shop by Travelers Insurance Companies (1920)
"burred Tools. The danger associated with punches, cold-chisels, hand drills, and other similar tools, when the heads are worn, burred, or "mushroomed," has ..."

2. The Library Magazine (1887)
"He who has once seen the autumn sun setting over the moors, and watched the brown earth burred with crimson, and the marshy waters stained like blood—who ..."

3. Cassell's New Biographical Dictionary: Containing Memoirs of the Most by Cassell Publishing Company, Cassell publishing company, pub (1893)
"Robert Hall, Dr. Parr, and Moore ; published burred Melodies in 1812, aud between that year and his death, ..."

4. An Analytical Digest of the Cases Published in the Law Journal: And in All by George Abbott Streeten (1831)
"23, is burred. Hendry v. Bien, 2 D. íc R. 9. Where goods become forfeited in consequence of any fraud or neglect in respect of the revenue laws, the loss, ..."

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