Definition of Straws

1. Noun. (plural of straw) ¹



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Definition of Straws

1. straw [v] - See also: straw

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Straws

strawcraft
strawed
strawen
strawflower
strawflowers
strawhat
strawier
strawiest
strawing
strawless
strawlike
strawman
strawmen
strawn
strawne
straws (current term)
strawweight
strawworm
strawworms
strawy
stray
strayed
strayer
strayers
straying
strayings
strays
streak
streak-backed antshrike
streak-backed antshrikes

Literary usage of Straws

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Saturday Magazine (1833)
"The weight and clumsy appearance of these bonnets, which confined the work generally to the small straws, probably first suggested the idea of dividing the ..."

2. Werner's Readings and Recitations (1903)
"ORANGE straws. j Cut peel into strips after removing white membrane, ... Boil two cups of sugar with one of water until syrup threads; dip straws in this; ..."

3. The Saturday Magazine by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain)., Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). Committee of General Literature and Education (1833)
"The weight and clumsy appearance of these bonnets, which confined the work generally to the small straws, probably first suggested the idea of dividing the ..."

4. The Indian Tribes of the Upper Mississippi Valley and Region of the Great by Emma Helen Blair, Nicolas Perrot, Morrell Marston, Thomas Forsyth, Paul Radin, Gertrude M. Robertson (1911)
"He is obliged also to form two other piles of straws; in one he places five and in the other seven straws, with as many seeds as he pleases. ..."

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