Definition of Stoures
1. stoure [n] - See also: stoure
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stoures
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Literary usage of Stoures
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Lost Beauties of the English Language: An Appeal to Authors, Poets by Charles Mackay (1874)
"Fortune she that whilom was, Dreadful to kings and to emperours ; ***** And she that helmed was in stark stoures, And won by force towns, strong, ..."
2. The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer, Thomas Raynesford Lounsbury (1903)
"And she that helmed was in starke stoures, 3560 And wan by force tounes stronge and toures, Shal on hir heed now were a ..."