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synonyms for brogues

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

His attire, from the square-pointed collar down to the neat black brogues, was spotless.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Wetehinen said, and immediately the brogues which had been standing still while they talked started walking again.
MIGHTY MIKKOPARKER FILLMORE
I picked up both that and his brogues, wished him a good morning, and set off upon my way, leaving him barefoot and disarmed.
KIDNAPPEDROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
He gaed very close by me, to be sure, but it's a strange thing that I should just have been tying my brogues.
KIDNAPPEDROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
I was at it, too, and got brogues, broth and slippers of bread and came jigging home on my head.
STORIES TO READ OR TELL FROM FAIRY TALES AND FOLKLORELAURE CLAIRE FOUCHER
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
Moooikill A Aitcha Ha ignorant as a kish of brogues, worth fifty thousand pounds.
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
"Better if you would settle my account for your last pair of brogues, Alasdair M'Iver," said a black-avised juryman.
JOHN SPLENDIDNEIL MUNRO
We talked in whispers, sped about the walls on the tiptoes of our brogues, and peered wonderingly down to the edge of the wood.
JOHN SPLENDIDNEIL MUNRO
So in I went, the soft soles of my brogues making no sound on the boards, but leaving the impress of my footsteps in a damp blot.
JOHN SPLENDIDNEIL MUNRO
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BROGUES

  • brogans
  • brogues
  • wafflestompers
  • work boots
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