Definition of Coombe

1. Noun. (alternative form of combe) ¹



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Definition of Coombe

1. combe [n -S] - See also: combe

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coombe

coolish
coolly
coolness
coolnesses
coolroom
coolrooms
cools
coolth
coolths
coolung
coolungs
coolwart
cooly
coom
coomb
coombe (current term)
coombes
coombs
coombs' reaction
coombs' test
coombsite
coomed
coomier
coomiest
cooming
cooms
coomy
coon
coon's age
coon-skin cap

Literary usage of Coombe

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1. Reports of Cases Argued and Adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States by United States Supreme Court, William Cranch, Henry Wheaton, Richard Peters, Benjamin Chew Howard, Jeremiah Sullivan Black (1903)
"coombe. survey, and had placed his warrant on other land. In such case, the land was universally considered as returning to the mass of vacant land, ..."

2. A Complete Collection of State Trials and Proceedings for High Treason and ...by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine by Thomas Bayly Howell, William Cobbett, David Jardine (1816)
"When did you leave coombe ?—We left that on the Monday, ... We went from thence to coombe on the Sunday night, to the house of widow Greville ; her sou ..."

3. The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including the Private as Well as the by Benjamin Franklin, John Bigelow (1904)
"coombe ' LONDON, 23 July, 1774. DEAR FRIEND:—I received with great ... Mr. coombe, whom I recommend to your friendship as a young gentleman of great merit, ..."

4. Poems of Places by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1876)
"He spoke, and headlong from the mountain's height Deep in the roaring tide he plunged to endless night- coombe-Ellen. coombe ELLEN. ..."

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