Definition of Perruque

1. n. See Peruke.



Definition of Perruque

1. a type of wig [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Perruque

perradii
perradius
perraultite
perrhenate
perrhenates
perrier
perriers
perries
perrisodactyl
perrisodactyls
perron
perrons
perroquet
perrots
perroudite
perruque (current term)
perruques
perruquier
perruquiers
perruthenate
perry
perryite
pers
pers.
persalt
persalts
persant
persaunt
persay
perscopate

Literary usage of Perruque

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1. A History of Missouri from the Earliest Explorations and Settlements Until by Louis Houck (1908)
"... Settlement—Names of Early Settlers—The Cuivre Settlement—Names of Early Settlers—First Settlement on the perruque—Names of early Settlers—The Claim of ..."

2. The Old Régime: Court, Salons and Theatres by Elliot Jackson, Catherine Charlotte Jackson (1896)
"Dining in Public. — Public Rejoicings.— Loyalty Still Flourishes. — The Marechal de Villeroi. — When Louis XIV. was Young. — The Majestic perruque. ..."

3. English Etymologyby George William Lemon by George William Lemon (1783)
"... and would derive it à Germ, perruque; Ttal. perucca; Holland. perruca ; Belg. ... and perruque ..."

4. The Courts of Europe at the Close of the Last Century by Henry Swinburne (1895)
"... were presented to him by a drole de corps, une espece de fou, qui avoit Vair (Tun Marguillier en perruque blanche de travers, qui me parla Italien. ..."

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