splatterdashes love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as spatterdashes.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Plural form of splatterdash.

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Examples

  • From the calf down, they were buttoned with white metal buttons, and came over the feet like splatterdashes.

    Ben Comee A Tale of Rogers's Rangers, 1758-59

  • He wore a black coat, rather worn than old, which hung in tatters, a very fine but dirty shirt, frayed ruffles; a pair of splatterdashes so large that he could have put both legs into either of them, and, to secure himself from the snow, a little hat, only fit to be carried under his arm.

    The Confessions of J J Rousseau

  • He wore a black coat, rather worn than old, which hung in tatters, a very fine but dirty shirt, frayed ruffles; a pair of splatterdashes so large that he could have put both legs into either of them, and, to secure himself from the snow, a little hat, only fit to be carried under his arm.

    The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau — Volume 03

  • He wore a black coat, rather worn than old, which hung in tatters, a very fine but dirty shirt, frayed ruffles; a pair of splatterdashes so large that he could have put both legs into either of them, and, to secure himself from the snow, a little hat, only fit to be carried under his arm.

    The Confessions of J. J. Rousseau — Complete

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