Definition of Boughs

1. Noun. (plural of bough) ¹



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Definition of Boughs

1. bough [n] - See also: bough

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Boughs

bougainvilias
bougainvillaea
bougainvillaeas
bougainvillea
bougainvilleas
bouge
bouged
bouges
bouget
bougets
bough
boughed
boughless
boughpot
boughpots
boughs (current term)
bought
bought off
bought the farm
bought time
bought up
boughten
boughts
boughty
bougie
bougie a boule
bougienage
bougies
bouging
bouillabaisse

Literary usage of Boughs

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Southey's Common-place Book by Robert Southey (1876)
"For three or four years no body of a tree appears above ground, but they are as in our green-houses. If the top is cut off, with the boughs coming from it, ..."

2. The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient by Richard Garnett, Leon i.e. Alexandre Le'on Valle'e, Léon Vallée, Alois Leonhard Brandl (1899)
"THEY bear the hero from the fight, dying; But the foe is flying: They lay him down beneath the shade By the olive branches made: The olive boughs are ..."

3. The Iliad of Homer by Homer, John Graham Cordery (1871)
"There couch'd he, cover'd in with matted boughs, In likeness of the clear-voiced mountain-bird, Of Gods cleped Chalcis, but of men the hawk. ..."

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