Definition of Trankums

1. trankum [n] - See also: trankum



Lexicographical Neighbors of Trankums

tranects
tranexamic
tranexamic acid
trangam
trangams
trangenic
trangle
trangles
trangram
trangrams
trank
tranked
tranking
tranks
trankum
trankums (current term)
trannel
trannels
trannie
trannies
tranq
tranqed
tranqing
tranqs
tranquil
tranquiler
tranquilest
tranquilise

Literary usage of Trankums

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

1. A Supplementary English Glossary by Thomas Lewis Owen Davies (1881)
"That shawl must be had for Clara, with the other trankums of muslin and lace.— S,olt, St. Hunan's ¡fell, ch. xviii. ..."

2. Publications by English Dialect Society (1879)
"... -trankums, s. pi. odd matters of finery, as trinkets, ribbons, &c. Trotters, s. pi. "a gang of pig's trotters," the four feet of a sheep, pig, &c. ..."

3. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1889)
"They lay it by and it, and don't waste it in fal-lals cum-trankums. But you see Mr. never seems one for marrying, other, worse luck ! for he'd have :d you ..."

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