Definition of Muskets

1. Noun. (plural of musket) ¹



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Definition of Muskets

1. musket [n] - See also: musket

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Muskets

muskat
muskeag moss
musked
muskeg
muskegs
muskellunge
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musket ball
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musketeers
musketoon
musketoons
musketries
musketry
muskets (current term)
muskie
muskier
muskies
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muskimoot
muskimoots
muskiness
muskinesses
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muskle
muskles

Literary usage of Muskets

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1. The American Revolution by George Otto Trevelyan (1907)
"near as could be had in imitation of the arms called King's muskets; " but the manufacturing capabilities of America were limited, and contracts could ..."

2. Manual of Bayonet Exercise: Prepared for the Use of the Army of the United by George Brinton McClellan (1856)
"So LESSON, with muskets. The middle guard ; The thrust ; The lunge ; The lunge-out. 2u LESSON, without muskets. The development ; The passade ; The leap to ..."

3. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1822)
"Early in the morning of the same day the fire was opened with great violence, and a strong body of peasants, armed with muskets and long polce with bayonets ..."

4. The Daring Adventures of Kit Carson and Fremont, Among Buffaloes, Grizzlies by John Charles Frémont (1888)
"They handled their lances with strange adroitness, and many were fair shots with their rude muskets. But for some never satisfactorily explained reasons ..."

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