Definition of Rieves
1. rieve [v] - See also: rieve
Lexicographical Neighbors of Rieves
Literary usage of Rieves
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Springfield, 1636-1886: History of Town and City, Including an Account of by Mason Arnold Green (1888)
"... rieves. — Matthew Keep. Edward Crandell. ... Deer rieves. — Nathaniel Alexander & Elijah Burt were Chosen Deer rieves. Sealers of Leather. ..."
2. A Biographical Dictionary of Eminent Scotsmen by Robert Chambers, Thomas Thomson (1870)
"rieves could not finish the mirrors on the tool so as to preserve the figure, and so unsuccessful was the trial of the new telescope that the inventor was ..."