Definition of Shiremen

1. shireman [n] - See also: shireman



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shiremen

shipwright
shipwrights
shipyard
shipyards
shiquolts
shir
shiralee
shiralees
shiranui-gata
shire
shire horse
shire horses
shire town
shired
shireman
shiremen (current term)
shires
shiring
shirk
shirked
shirker
shirkers
shirking
shirks
shirky
shirl
shirley
shirokshinite
shirozulite
shirr

Literary usage of Shiremen

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1. Lectures on the Principles of Local Government: Delivered at the London by George Laurence Gomme (1897)
"There has only been a restoration to the locality of the county of a representative form of government, in place of the open gathering of all shiremen which ..."

2. The Lancet (1898)
"Dr. Malcomson was " real grit " and was soon discovered to be so by the wily York- shiremen ; hence his success, which has been all too great. ..."

3. The American Revolution by George Otto Trevelyan (1912)
"... to meet him at the scene of action ; and he moved forward with his New Hamp- shiremen into the immediate vicinity of the German intrenchments. ..."

4. The American Revolution by George Otto Trevelyan (1907)
"... to meet him at the scene of action ; and he moved forward with his New Hamp- shiremen into the immediate vicinity of the German intrenchments. ..."

5. Picturesque History of Yorkshire: Being an Account of the History by Joseph Smith Fletcher (1899)
"There is no annual event in Yorkshire so typical of the county, or so well worth attending by those who wish to see York- shiremen en masse as the St. Leger ..."

6. Rural Rides in the Counties of Surrey, Kent, Sussex, Hants, Berks, Oxford by William Cobbett (1908)
"From one end to the other of the kingdom, York- shiremen are looked upon as being keener than other people; more eager in pursuit of their own interests; ..."

7. A survey of London by John Stow (1842)
"shiremen, the wardens and five persons, two messes. 20. Fullers, the wardens and nine persons, two messes. 21. Sadlers, the wardens and four persons, ..."

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