buckskin


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  • noun

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horse of a light yellowish dun color with dark mane and tail

a soft yellowish suede leather originally from deerskin but now usually from sheepskin

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when the tears broke over his wasted cheeks, out of fountains that had long been dried, and, sinking his face between his knees, he covered it decently with his buckskin garment, and sobbed aloud.
There is no beau whom it takes four men at once to shake into his buckskins, or who goes to see all the executions, or who is troubled with the self-reproach of having once consumed a pea.
But who shall tell the joy of the next morning, when the church bells were ringing a merry peal, and old Benjy appeared in the servants' hall, resplendent in a long blue coat and brass buttons, and a pair of old yellow buckskins and top-boots which he had cleaned for and inherited from Tom's grandfather, a stout thorn stick in his hand, and a nosegay of pinks and lavender in his buttonhole, and led away Tom in his best clothes, and two new shillings in his breeches-pockets?
A VERY stout, puffy man, in buckskins and Hessian boots, with several immense neckcloths that rose almost to his nose, with a red striped waistcoat and an apple green coat with steel buttons almost as large as crown pieces (it was the morning costume of a dandy or blood of those days) was reading the paper by the fire when the two girls entered, and bounced off his arm-chair, and blushed excessively, and hid his entire face almost in his neckcloths at this apparition.
Did you ever see a pair of buckskins like those at Miss Pinkerton's?
And what about those buckskin clothes crafted from that same deer?
The whole country back then caught Crockett fever -- an industry rose up around the buckskin hero.
By the late 1890s when Kiowa people were mostly sedentary, and raw materials like buckskin and other hides were in scarce supply, the length of legging tops had been shortened from the style in earlier times when tops were much longer.
Police report that 21,000 cars pass daily through Royal Avenue and Buckskin Avenue where the Monday morning incident occurred.
Nubuck typically is made only from cowhide in a process that buffs up the grain or outer side of the hide to make it resemble the deerskin or buckskin of old.
Romarco has entered into license agreements on these claims with Buckskin National Mine, Ltd.
Women's southern buckskin dresses have seen the greatest change in fashion compared to the other styles of ladies' styles.
The son of Buckskin is a recent course winner and can account for Paul Lenihan's Aiseiri and Anoon Iss An Owl.
The technology is being demonstrated at a newly- constructed facility located at the Triton Coal Company's Buckskin Mine near Gillette, Wyo.