Definition of Shantey
1. chantey [n -TEYS] - See also: chantey
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Literary usage of Shantey
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Poet Lore (1898)
"It is made up of the most robustious delight in old English sea-dogs and their deeds related for the most part in "shantey" fashion. ..."
2. The Mathematical Diary (1825)
"Given ** required the values of x and y. SOLUTION — By Mr. Daniel shantey, Charleston, SC From the 2d equation, by transposition, completing the square, &c. ..."
3. Journal of the Assembly of the State of New York by New York (State). Legislature. Assembly (1880)
"Mr. Travis moved that said report be made a special order for Thursday morning, immediately after the reading of the journals. Mr. shantey moved to amend by ..."
4. Journals of the Senate of Canada by Canada Parliament. Senate (1878)
"... positively they were never used by me, nor were they taken by anybody else as far as I know. But the one door and one window I saw in the shantey on the ..."