from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A light, fashionable walking-cane of the eighteenth century.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A fashionable cane.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A light cane carried by men of fashion in England in the eighteenth century.


See jamb. Compare Old French jamboier to walk. (Wiktionary)


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