Definition of Torqueses
1. torques [n] - See also: torques
Lexicographical Neighbors of Torqueses
Literary usage of Torqueses
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Cambrian Journal by Cambrian Institute, Tenby, Wales, Cambrian Institute (Tenby, Wales), Wales Cambrian Institute (Tenby (1855)
"The torqueses worn by their chiefs, and which were displayed as valuable trophies at Rome, were exquisite works of art, as is proved by such as have been ..."
2. The Traveller's Guide: Or, English Itinerary: Containing ... Descriptions of by Walley Chamberlain Oulton (1805)
"... could be wrapped round the arm, and be easily extended again to its own forra. These torqueses were worn by the ancient Britons, as well as the Romans. ..."