Definition of Gaiters

1. Noun. (plural of gaiter) ¹



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Definition of Gaiters

1. gaiter [n] - See also: gaiter

Lexicographical Neighbors of Gaiters

gainturning
gainward
gainwise
gainyield
gair
gairfowl
gairfowls
gairs
gait
gait apraxia
gaited
gaiter
gaitered
gaiterless
gaiterlike
gaiters (current term)
gaiting
gaitite
gaits
gaitt
gaitts
gajillion
gajillions
gajo
gajos
gak
gal/d
gala
gala(a)

Literary usage of Gaiters

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

1. Cumberland's British Theatre: With Remarks, Biographical & Critical. Printed by Thomas Dolby, George Damiel, D. G., G. D., John Cumberland (1826)
"Blue coat, dark drab breeches, gaiters, shoes, mo- ' dern hat, &c. RENTAL. ... HUNTSMEN Dark green or red frocks, breeches, gaiters, and shoes. RECRUITS. ..."

2. Origin and Services of the Coldstream Guards by Daniel MacKinnon (1833)
"The men ordered to be provided with brown cloth gaiters with black buttons, made in the same ... The officers to wear boots when the men wear brown gaiters. ..."

3. Lectures, Illustrated and Embellished with Views of the World's Famous by John Lawson Stoddard (1897)
"... the island wear what are called "leech-gaiters," made of rubber or hard cloth. These are drawn closely over the shoe and are fastened around the knee. ..."

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