Definition of Cossacks

1. Proper noun. (plural of Cossack) ¹



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Definition of Cossacks

1. cossack [n] - See also: cossack

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cossacks

cosphere
cospheres
cosplay
cosplayed
cosplayer
cosplayers
cosplaying
cosplays
cosponsor
cosponsored
cosponsoring
cosponsors
cosponsorship
cosponsorships
coss
cossacks (current term)
cossas
cosses
cosset
cosseted
cosseting
cossets
cossetted
cossetting
cossid
cossids
cossie
cossies
cossyrite
cossyrites

Literary usage of Cossacks

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1. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine (1904)
"Finally, it was with the aid of cossacks that Muraviev Amur- sky, ... In out own day, in l900, it was mainly cossacks that overran Manchuria. ..."

2. Ten Days that Shook the World by John Reed (1919)
"It is only necessary that the cossacks themselves should resolve to ... Arise, cossacks! Unite I The Council of People's Commissars calls upon you to enter ..."

3. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1911)
"But in the meantime the cossacks themselves had become a semi-independent ... The cossacks were supposed to be left alone as much as possible by the Polish ..."

4. The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise by Henry Smith Williams (1904)
"The empire had many causes of complaint against the cossacks, ... In 1706 the cossacks of the Don had revolted against the government of the czar because ..."

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