Definition of Stringings
1. stringing [n] - See also: stringing
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stringings
Literary usage of Stringings
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Anthropological Review by Anthropological Society of London (1863)
"... but prolonged to the bosom by stringings of alternate white and red beads ; others limited this ornament to two tails depending from the temples, ..."
2. Ten Spanish Farces of the 16th, 17th and 18th Centuries by George Tyler Northup (1922)
"... the term applied by Spaniards of the time to such stringings together of nonsensical statements. Wags of the period prided themselves on their ..."
3. The Play Movement in the United States: A Study of Community Recreation by Clarence Elmer Rainwater (1922)
"There used to be the apple cuttings, the bean stringings, the sugar makings. There used to be the spelling bees, the old-time ..."
4. London Society edited by James Hogg, Florence Marryat (1878)
"The festoons of fruit and flowers in carved stone, the mouldings and stringings and cornices and brackets and pediments are less elaborate ; bat otherwise ..."
5. Belgravia by Mary Elizabeth Braddon (1876)
"... the parish church, where the scholar held forth upon early English and perpendicular styles, panelling and horseshoe arches, stringings and mouldings. ..."
6. The American Builder's General Price Book and Estimator by James Gallier (1836)
"WINDOW SILLS, stringings, Edges of Coping, &c. 2 coats, . • ditto, 1 coat in oil, per foot run. 3 coats, . . ditto, 4 coats, . • ditto, HANDRAILS, Newels ..."