Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of slipper without quarters or heel, worn in Turkey and the East.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • We have been to the perfumer "-- he leaned confidentially towards her, exhaling a pungent odour of amber --" to the tailor, to the baboosh bazaar! "

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