Definition of Tilburies

1. Noun. (plural of tilbury) ¹



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Definition of Tilburies

1. tilbury [n] - See also: tilbury

Lexicographical Neighbors of Tilburies

tikkas
tikoloshe
tikoloshes
tikus
til
til death do us part
til now
til tree
tilak
tilaka
tilaks
tilapia
tilapias
tilasite
tilawa
tilburies (current term)
tilbury
tilde
tildes
tile
tile cutter
tile roof
tile saw
tile tracking
tilebased
tiled
tilefish
tilefishes
tileless
tilelike

Literary usage of Tilburies

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

1. The British Critic by Robert Nares (1821)
"... tilburies, and humble gigs, give, by his familiarity with the sight ot such conveyances, an air of England; and, by his ever associating the possession ..."

2. The Bolivian Andes: A Record of Climbing & Exploration in the Cordillera by William Martin Conway (1901)
"Like all the La Paz tilburies, it was old, and inspired little confidence in its capacity for holding ... Two more tilburies were starting at the same time. ..."

3. Sketches of India by Moyle Sherer, Officer for fire-side travellers at-home (1824)
"The young dashers, in their tilburies, who instruct their servants in the art of cleaning and putting-to, and drive them- ..."

4. Sketches of India by Moyle Sherer (1821)
"The young dashers, in their tilburies, who instruct their servants in the art of cleaning and putting-to, and drive themselves, perhaps contrive a closer ..."

5. The Coal Regions of Pennsylvania: Being a General, Geological, Historical edited by Eli Bowen (1848)
"All kinds _ot" Coaches, Carriages, tilburies, Also, Engines and blowing Cylinders, with all necessary Machinery for Blast Furnace». ..."

6. Iron: An Illustrated Weekly Journal for Iron and Steel Manufacturers edited by Sholto Percy, Perry Fairfax Nursey (1828)
"... cabriolets, tilburies, Stanhopes, &c. ; and, to ascertain the certain proportions of each in actual construction, the builder has only to refer with a ..."

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