- n. Plural form of gaiter.
“I have on at this moment a very neat thing in English gaiters, of respectable dimensions, toe-corners sharp as Damascus blade, three-fourths of an inch in sole, one and a half inches in heel, with a plenty of half-inch, cast-steel nails all round, -- quite a neat thing, I assure you.”
“The gouty old creature in English gaiters!" he said; "let him take himself off to Prussia with that queue of his.”
“The legs were protected by canvas leg covering called gaiters, which buttoned up the side and were form fitting.”
“I suppose they must have been some garden party -- I distinctly recall the gaiters of a bishop and the coloured linings of more than one doctor's hood among them.”
“They also wear trail-specific items such as gaiters sock-like items designed to keep pebbles out of shoes.”
“You may add, if you please, a few miscellaneous articles such as gaiters and extra bags, but never have I seen any man of Cho-sen walk about with more habiliments than these, although I have many times seen people who had a great deal less.”
“It was the figure of a man in a leather garb, and wearing a kind of gaiters bound to the legs by strips of hide which went across and across from the instep to far above the knee.”
“I had to wear a long-sleeved blouse with a colorfully embroidered thick cloth vest over it, plus a decorated headband and gaiters over my shoes.”
“On the day planned for our live world dance performance, I discovered that someone in the hostel had stolen one of my gaiters, and my sister was showing the first signs of heat stroke.”
“What to Pack: Guide companies will often rent gear, like heavy parkas, gaiters and climbing poles.”
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