Definition of Sheepwalks

1. Noun. (plural of sheepwalk) ¹



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Definition of Sheepwalks

1. sheepwalk [n] - See also: sheepwalk

Lexicographical Neighbors of Sheepwalks

sheepshaggers
sheepshank
sheepshanks
sheepshead
sheepshead porgy
sheepsheads
sheepshearer
sheepshearers
sheepshearing
sheepshearings
sheepskin
sheepskin coat
sheepskins
sheepwalk
sheepwalks (current term)
sheepy
sheer
sheer(a)
sheered
sheerer
sheerest
sheering
sheerleg
sheerlegs
sheerly
sheerness
sheernesses
sheers
sheerwater

Literary usage of Sheepwalks

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

1. Contributions to Thought on Agricultural and Land Economics by the English by Samuel Jacob Brandenburg (1922)
"... for he raises the question whether want of capital for improvement "doth not drive men unto the lazy vray of employing land under sheepwalks. ..."

2. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1822)
"... that certain individual freeholders were exclusively entitled to the herbage of different specific sheepwalks, which they claimed as appurtenant to ..."

3. The Revised Reports by Robert Campbell, Frederick Pollock, Oliver Augustus Saunders, Arthur Beresford Cane, Joseph Gerald Pease, William Bowstead, Great Britain Courts (1900)
"... sheepwalks." general title of the plaintiff as tenant, ('2) 14 RH 546, ... "The farms and sheepwalks : and that the admission" to " received iu evidence ..."

4. A Treatise on the Industry of Nations, Or, The Principles of National by Joseph Salway Eisdell (1839)
"... reversed the order of nature, ploughing up our meadow grounds and leaving our arable lands under grass, converting our vineyards into sheepwalks and our ..."

5. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the English Courts of Common Law by Great Britain Bail Court (1853)
"... property consisted of a house, some enclosed land, and a tract of unenclosed mountain land forming sheepwalks. Elizabeth Davies, the lessee of ..."

6. Local Records: Or, Historical Register of Remarkable Events which Have by Thomas Fordyce (1876)
"For lot 4—the estate known as sheepwalks, with Butsfield allotments, consisting together of 431 acres, together with the farm-house and onstead and three ..."

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