Definition of Bankit

1. a raised sidewalk [n -S]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bankit

bankers
bankers' drafts
bankers' draughts
bankers' hours
bankes
banket
bankets
bankhart deformity
banking
banking company
banking concern
banking game
banking industry
banking system
bankings
bankit (current term)
bankits
bankless
banklike
banknote
banknotes
bankr.
bankroll
bankrolled
bankroller
bankrollers
bankrolling
bankrolls
bankrupcies
bankrupcy

Literary usage of Bankit

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1. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To which is Prefixed, a by John Jamieson (1887)
"Instantly the provost, bailies, and counsel met, and resolved to honour the event by public thanksgiving and a bankit ; "and for this effect ordained the ..."

2. Mr. Dooley's Opinions by Finley Peter Dunne (1901)
"But,' he says, ' I cannot ask him to speak at ye'er bankit. I cannot bear to hear him talk. Ivry time he opens his mouth I want to put me fut into it,' he ..."

3. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1857)
"... and then it was drawen hacke, the wassail or bankit brought in, and so brake up Christmas.” —Vide Loseley 11128. CL. HOPPER, Epitaph at Durham. ..."

4. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1912)
"... that all the powers and jurisdiction of the district courts, when sitting as courts in bankiT.ptcy, may be exercised in a summary way without process, ..."

5. The Century Dictionary: An Encyclopedic Lexicon of the English Language by William Dwight Whitney (1889)
"These Man-women Priests were called Galli. are the modified descendants of Gallus ferru- uiiii-its or bankit-vs; the jungle-fowl. ..."

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