Definition of Targe

1. n. A shield or target.



Definition of Targe

1. Noun. (archaic) A small shield. ¹

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Definition of Targe

1. a small, round shield [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Targe

tardy slip
tardy slips
tardying
tardyon
tardyonic
tardyons
tare
tared
tarenflurbil
tarente
tarentism
tarentula
tarentulas
tares
taret organ
targe (current term)
targed
targes
target
target-hunting
target acquisition system
target area
target audience
target behaviour
target cell
target cell anaemia
target company
target domain
target gland
target group

Literary usage of Targe

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1. Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions by Robert Chambers (1847)
"interrupted targe ; ' I'll permit no man that ever wore breeches to speak ... I do not know where you may have been bred, Mr targe,' said Buchanan ..."

2. Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History, Critical and Biographical, of by Robert Chambers (1844)
"interrupted targe ; ' I'll permit no man that erer wore breeches to speak ... I do not know where you may have been bred, Mr targe,' said Buchanan ..."

3. Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A Selection of the Choicest Productions by Robert Chambers, Robert Carruthers (1849)
"interrupted targe ; ' I'll permit no man that ever wore breeches to speak ... I do not know where you may have been bred, Mr targe,' said Buchanan ..."

4. Chambers's Cyclopaedia of English Literature: A History Critical and by Robert Chambers, David Patrick (1902)
"The conversation then taking another turn, targe, who was a great genealogist, ... interrupted targe; ' I '11 permit no man that ever wore breeches to speak ..."

5. Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and by Robert Chambers (1876)
"Of the lighter sketches, the scenes between the two Scotchmen, targe and Buchanan, ... Duncan targe, a hot Highlander, who had been out in the Forty-five, ..."

6. Cyclopedia of English Literature: a Selection of the Choicest Productions of edited by Robert Chambers (1851)
"interrupted targe ; • I'll permit no man that ever wore breeches to speak ... I do not know where you may have been bred, Mr targe,' said Buchanan ..."

7. The Complete Poetical Works of Sir Walter Scott by Walter Scott (1900)
"1 And such a phantom, too, Ч is said, With Highland broadsword, targe, and plaid, Have borne me as a knight; But when this unexpected foe Seemed starting ..."

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