Definition of Linnies
1. linny [n] - See also: linny
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Linnies
Literary usage of Linnies
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Samuel Johnson (1810)
"[see, When soon De linnies and ... Great lot* De linnies shortly doth sustain, Yet Vapes himself, ..."
2. Rambles in the South of Ireland During the Year 1838 by Lady Georgiana Chatterton (1839)
"... where sometime the iron work stood; it was so full of men and provisions, that they had made linnies without side against the walls of the Castle, ..."
3. Rambles in the South of Ireland During the Year 1838 by Georgiana Chatterton (1839)
"... nor peep out their nose at the loop holes ; sent in five or six men that were skilful in mining under the said linnies, who laboured so lustily, ..."
4. A Treatise on the Law of Partnership and Joint-stock Companies According to by Francis William Clark (1866)
"Drew, 1860, Company v. linnies, 1848, 10 D. 689, 23 D. 1. See also, on this subject aff. 1849, 6 Bell 541, 21 Jur. 540; generally, the late case of Graham v ..."