Definition of Shoughs
1. shough [n] - See also: shough
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shoughs
Literary usage of Shoughs
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Crime Against Kansas: The Apologies for the Crime. The True Remedy by Charles Sumner (1856)
"... shoughs, water-rugs, and demi-wolves, are called All by the name of dogs : " leashed together by secret signs and lodges, have renewed the incredible ..."
2. Macbeth by William Shakespeare, Horace Howard Furness (1873)
"Ay-in the catalogue-ye go for men; — As hounds and greyhounds-mongrels,~ spaniels,~ curs,- shoughs,~water-rugs;and demi-wolves-are clept All by the name of ..."
3. The plays of William Shakspeare, pr. from the text by G. Steevens and E by William Shakespeare (1826)
"Ay, in the catalogue ye go for men; As hounds, and greyhounds, mongrels, spaniels, curs, shoughs 3, water-rugs, and demi-wolves are cleped All by the name ..."