Definition of Hoydening
1. hoyden [v] - See also: hoyden
Lexicographical Neighbors of Hoydening
hoydening (current term)
Literary usage of Hoydening
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Quarterly Review by William Gifford, George Walter Prothero, John Gibson Lockhart, John Murray, Whitwell Elwin, John Taylor Coleridge, Rowland Edmund Prothero Ernle, William Macpherson, William Smith (1847)
"The girls, with much hoydening wit, defend their baskets from the curiosity of their clownish gallants, but they are all disappointed when they learn that ..."
2. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1804)
"... that she and her bard have little regard for the taste and fashions, and ruling passions, and hoydening play of the modern day ; and though she assume a ..."