Definition of Troutful

1. full of trout [adj]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Troutful

trouserings
trouserless
trousers
trouses
trousseau
trousseaus
trousseaux
trout
trout lily
trout pout
trout pouts
troutbird
trouted
trouter
trouters
troutful (current term)
troutier
troutiest
trouting
troutings
troutlet
troutlets
troutlike
troutling
troutlings
trouts
trouty
trouvere
trouveres
trouveur

Literary usage of Troutful

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

1. Ordnance Gazetteer of Scotland: A Survey of Scottish Topography, Staistical by Francis Hindes Groome (1885)
"Quair Water, a troutful stream of Traquair parish, Peeblesshire, rising on the E side of Dun Rig at an altitude of 2100 feet, close to the Selkirkshire ..."

2. A Leisurely Tour in England by James John Hissey (1913)
"... picture of a past-time coaching hostelry; now I believe its patrons are mostly motorists and anglers; for the latter there is a troutful river at hand, ..."

3. Publications by Folklore Society (Great Britain) (1907)
"The incidents of an European ballad are said to have occurred, for example, at the meeting-place of Ettrick and Yarrow, or beside the troutful Douglas burn. ..."

4. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1889)
"... a sting to-morrow, High priest of 'Maga,' glorious John, The troutful billow lashing, Himself a grand old trout in floods Of sportive wisdom plashing. ..."

5. The Fortnightly Review (1866)
"... except the Exe and its tributaries, have their springs on Dartmoor, and flow north and south from the main watershed near Cawsand)—" troutful streams," ..."

6. The Antiquary by Edward Walford, John Charles Cox, George Latimer Apperson (1893)
"A pretty, troutful lake, in the upper part of Alness parish, 9^ miles to the N.VV. of Alness village. Lying feet above sea-level, it has an utmost length ..."

7. Fraser's Magazine (1875)
"Through each dale winds and dashes a true mountain stream, ' troutful ' as the most eager disciple of Walton can desire, giving life to the green meadows ..."

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