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synonyms for brogans

  • brogues
  • wafflestompers
  • work boots
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How to use brogans in a sentence

That first time Hale had made her go back as she had left, in home-spun, sun-bonnet and brogans.
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
Th' hide iv th' pauperized kine iv Europe will have to cough up at th' custom house befure they can be convarted into brogans.
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
The remainder of my costume was fairly easy to put on, though the brogans, or brogues, were quite a problem.
THE PEOPLE OF THE ABYSSJACK LONDON
I noticed, too—axidentally in course, that ther thick brogans on her feet were little 'nd shapely ef ther war thick brogans.
THE WEDGE OF GOLDC. C. GOODWIN
You run less risk of receiving boot heels in your mouth and eyes, and whole acres of brogans in your ribs.
OVERLAND THROUGH ASIA; PICTURES OF SIBERIAN, CHINESE, AND TARTAR LIFETHOMAS WALLACE KNOX
For nearly half a year he had buttoned his breeches at the knee and housed his calves in puttees and his feet in army brogans.
WE CAN'T HAVE EVERYTHINGRUPERT HUGHES
He kept on the darker side of the path, but not a twig seemed to crack or a leaf rustle under his heavy brogans.
SI KLEGG, BOOK 5 (OF 6)JOHN MCELROY
A third one had on American-made brogans, and I expect they hurt him some, too, because he was limping as he walked.
PATHFINDERALAN DOUGLAS
Here, too, the compact battalion of the infantry has stacked its arms and set about kicking the heavy mud off its worn brogans.
CAMPAIGNING WITH CROOK AND STORIES OF ARMY LIFECHARLES KING
He was easing his feet by placing his brogans under the desk, wearing only his red socks.
THE CLANSMANTHOMAS DIXON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BROGANS

  • brogans
  • brogues
  • wafflestompers
  • work boots
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