Definition of Mishmees

1. mishmee [n] - See also: mishmee



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mishmees

mishapt
mishcup
mishear
misheard
mishearing
mishears
mishegaas
mishegas
mishegoss
mishmash
mishmashes
mishmee
mishmees (current term)
mishmi
mishmis
mishmosh
mishmoshes
mishpachah
mishpocha
mishpochas
mishuga
mishy-phen
mishyphenation
mishyphenations
misidentification
misidentifications
misidentified

Literary usage of Mishmees

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1. The Mishmee Hills: An Account of a Journey Made in an Attempt to Penetrate by Thomas Thornville Cooper (1873)
"After a little parley with the mishmees, in which we conveyed our belief that ... There are three tribes of mishmees, known respectively as the ..."

2. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1869)
"Krick and Bourry passed through Upper Assam and the mishmees country, ... If the English could open a road through the mishmees country they would find at ..."

3. Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of London by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain) (1869)
"Krick and Bourry passed through Upper Assam and the mishmees country, ... where they were murdered by the mishmees by order of the Tibetans of ..."

4. The United Service Magazine by Arthur William Alsager Pollock (1867)
"This is the only part of the survey likely to be attended with danger, for the mishmees are a very powerful tribe, independent of the Indian Government, ..."

5. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1870)
"... border chiefs had been endeavouring to induce the mishmees to oppose his progress by saying that he had come lip to spy out the land to enable the ..."

6. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1861)
"They were about to spend the winter with the mishmees, who are the go- betweens ... The mishmees were very friendly to Captain ..."

7. The Wild Tribes of India by Shoshee Chunder Dutt (1882)
"The sacrifices are necessarily constant; and every sacrifice furnishes an excuse for a debauch. THE mishmees. The hills which close the north-east corner of ..."

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