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See definition of busby on Dictionary.com
  • as inheaddress
  • as inhelmet

synonyms for busby

  • hat
  • helmet
  • tiara
  • turban
  • biretta
  • bonnet
  • cap
  • coiffure
  • coronet
  • crown
  • hood
  • miter
  • toque
  • bandore
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How to use busby in a sentence

"Not as I see," said Mr. Busby, somewhat nervous at being thus brought into the controversy.
ORLEY FARMANTHONY TROLLOPE
It was about the size of my busby—large enough to hold several pounds of powder.
THE EXPLOITS OF BRIGADIER GERARDARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
Forwards, my boy, and may it be the first step towards changing your busby for a cocked hat.'
THE EXPLOITS OF BRIGADIER GERARDARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
If he had asked me to take his place upon the imperial throne I could only have nodded my busby.
THE EXPLOITS OF BRIGADIER GERARDARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
The bullet scored its way through my hair and burst a hole on each side of my busby.
THE EXPLOITS OF BRIGADIER GERARDARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
On a certain day, while a certain historian was in court, he was engaged in exercising a youth named Busby in this fashion.
OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLYCHARLES HEBER CLARK
"Certainly he can't intend to give me more than one month," said Busby to the tipstaff.
OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLYCHARLES HEBER CLARK
Busby, it appears, was accused of stealing seventy-five cents' worth of old iron from somebody, and the jury had found him guilty.
OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLYCHARLES HEBER CLARK
"He can't decently give me more than twenty days after that," suggested Busby.
OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLYCHARLES HEBER CLARK
"If he gives me more than one week, I will never trust signs again," murmured Busby.
OUT OF THE HURLY-BURLYCHARLES HEBER CLARK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BUSBY

  • bandore
  • biretta
  • bonnet
  • busby
  • cap
  • coiffure
  • coronet
  • crown
  • hat
  • helmet
  • hood
  • miter
  • tiara
  • toque
  • turban
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.