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Trussed

Pronunciation of Trussed
/t_ɹ_ˈʌ_s_t/, /tɹˈʌst/, /tɹˈʌst/

Usage examples for trussed

  1. The minstrel was overpowered at the outset, and was now sitting like a trussed fowl securely bound with the long coils of a couple of turbans. – A Galahad of the Creeks; The Widow Lamport by S. (Sidney) Levett-Yeats
  2. Pass a string across the back of the bird, catch it over the points of the skewer, tie it in the centre of the back, and be particular that the turkey is very firmly trussed. – The Book of Household Management by Mrs. Isabella Beeton
  3. It was my friend Heron whom they had trussed and gagged, and whom my amiable friend M. Chambertin will find in there to- morrow morning. – El Dorado by Baroness Orczy
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