Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


We've got something to show for this scout, even if we are 'Brindles,' haven't we?

"I'll tell you what's a fact, boys," said one of the Brindles.

The Brindles have been more than good to me, and I will do my utmost for them in return.

In colour they are quite different, being of a dirty bluish tint, variegated with irregular stripes, or “brindles.”

With horrible blaspheming, the Brindles gave up their trench and started back for their own line.

When they reached the place where the Brindles were encamped, they found that Carey had been successful in his mission.

Where the tarnation Reb picked up these brindles and swaybacks and old, hipped long-horns beats me.