a main road; highway.
a strongly built cart or wagon for transporting heavy loads; dray. a truck, as for military supplies. Historical Examples My War Experiences in Two Continents Sarah Macnaughtan “I was there” C. LeRoy Baldridge Three Soldiers John Dos Passos With the Doughboy in France Edward Hungerford Lest We Forget John Gilbert Thompson World’s War Events, Volume […]
a military attack made at night. noun (pl) -sados, -sades (formerly) an attack made under cover of darkness
any French Protestant, living in the region of the Cévennes Mountains, who carried on a revolt against Louis XIV in the early part of the 18th century. Historical Examples The Huguenots in France Samuel Smiles. The Huguenots in France Samuel Smiles. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5 Various The Huguenots in France Samuel […]
a lightweight, loose-fitting shirt or smock with long sleeves. noun a loose light shirt, smock, or tunic originally worn in the Middle Ages