a two-wheeled cart, usually drawn by three mules, used for transporting commercial goods and one or two passengers.
force; energy; vigor. emphasis in statement, speech, etc. a whirring sound. to move with or make a whirring sound. a paper money, silver coin, and monetary unit of Ethiopia, equal to 100 cents: replaced the Ethiopian dollar in 1976. Historical Examples Ireland under the Tudors, Volume I (of II) Richard Bagwell Notable Events of the […]
biretta. a stiff square cap with three or four upright projecting pieces extending from the center of the top to the edge, worn by ecclesiastics. noun (RC Church) a stiff clerical cap having either three or four upright pieces projecting outwards from the centre to the edge: coloured black for priests, purple for bishops, red […]
a hooded cloak of coarse wool, a common article of apparel in the later Roman Empire. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 4 Various
a short hair of the beard or body; a bristle. anger; rage. Historical Examples The Proverbs of Scotland Alexander Hislop Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume V (of 10) John Gibson Lockhart The Shoes of Fortune Neil Munro Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume V (of 10) John Gibson […]