a heavy, sturdy shoe, especially an ankle-high work shoe.
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a heavy laced usually ankle-high work boot
Louis Victor de [lwee veek-tawr duh] /lwi vikˈtɔr də/ (Show IPA), de Broglie, Louis Victor. Historical Examples Battles of English History H. B. (Hereford Brooke) George The Conspirators Alexandre Dumas (Pere) The Life of Napoleon Bonaparte William Milligan Sloane Rambles in Normandy Francis Miltoun The Conspirators Alexandre Dumas (Pere) Memoirs of the Duchesse de Dino […]
a male computer programmer who is characterized as a bro: Brogrammers challenge the geek/nerd stereotype.
an Irish accent in the pronunciation of English. any strong regional accent. a durable, comfortable, low-heeled shoe, often having decorative perforations and a wing tip. a coarse, usually untanned leather shoe once worn in Ireland and Scotland. brogan. a fraud; trick; prank. Contemporary Examples Wingnuts Excerpt-Bush Derangement Syndrome John Avlon March 31, 2010 Alan Cumming: […]
to embroider. Historical Examples Earl Hubert’s Daughter Emily Sarah Holt Poems by the Way William Morris Enamels and Cameos and other Poems Thophile Gautier Joan of the Sword Hand S(amuel) R(utherford) Crockett verb (transitive) an archaic word for embroider