Definition of Brierwoods
1. brierwood [n] - See also: brierwood
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brierwoods
Literary usage of Brierwoods
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Photographic History of the Civil War ...: Thousands of Scenes by Francis Trevelyan Miller, Robert Sampson Lanier (1911)
"When,—as the wind a moment blew Aside the fragrant flood Our brierwoods raised,—within our view A little maiden stood. A tiny tot of six or seven, ..."
2. Artemus Ward (Charles Farrar Browne): A Biography and Bibliography by Don Carlos Seitz (1919)
"Relighting their brierwoods. the Indians then went forth, arm in arm, singing: "Then let the wide wor.a wag as it will, I'll be gay and happy still; ..."
3. Camp Fires of the Confederacy: A Volume of Humorous Anecdotes, Reminiscences by Benjamin La Bree (1898)
"When, as the wind a moment blew Aside the fragrant flood Our brierwoods raised, within our view A little maiden stood. A tiny tot of six or seven, ..."
4. English Ways and By-ways: Being the Letters of John and Ruth Dobson Written by Leighton Parks (1920)
"... tied up to the trees on the river-bank, in which the girls were busy making tea, and the boys, clad in white flannels, were smoking their brierwoods. ..."
5. The Speaker's Garland: Comprising 100 Choice Selections by Phineas Garrett (1878)
"... aside the fragrant flood At la»t the gunners' pipes did fill, the sergeant's yarns began. Our brierwoods raised, within our view a little maiden stood. ..."