branding-helmet love

branding-helmet

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A helmet-like cage placed over the head and face in branding the cheek of a criminal who had pleaded benefit of clergy: in use in the sixteenth century.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.