Definition of Pintadoes

1. pintado [n] - See also: pintado



Lexicographical Neighbors of Pintadoes

pinstriping
pint
pint-size
pint-sized
pint pot
pint pots
pinta
pinta fever
pintable
pintables
pintada
pintadas
pintado
pintadoes (current term)
pintadoite
pintados
pintail
pintailed
pintails
pintano
pintanos
pintas
pintel
pinter
pintids
pintles

Literary usage of Pintadoes

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

1. The Voyages of Captain James Cook: Illustrated with Maps and Numerous by James Cook (1842)
"... in every respect shaped like the pintadoes, differing only from them in colour. ... But time common pintadoes had quite disap.. peared, as well as many ..."

2. Sailings Over the Globe; Or, The Progress of Maritime Discovery (1855)
"In every respect they were shaped like the pintadoes, differing from them ... But the common pintadoes had quite disappeared, as well as many other sorts, ..."

3. Hakluytus Posthumus, Or, Purchas His Pilgrimes: Contayning a History of the by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"... pintadoes. The eighteenth, the Hollanders of the two least shippes, came to visite me, and supped with me: but an Englishman reporteth, that they meane ..."

4. A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Arranged in by Robert Kerr (1824)
"But the common pintadoes had quite disappeared, as well as many other sorts, which are common in lower latitudes. SECTION III. Sequel of the Search for a ..."

5. Hobson-Jobson: A Glossary of Colloquial Anglo-Indian Words and Phrases, and by Henry Yule, Arthur Coke Burnell, William Crooke (1903)
"... KINGS MAIESTIE of ENGLAND, with a fayre standing Cuppe, and a cover double gilt, with divers of the choicest pintadoes. which hoe kindly accepted of. ..."

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