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Definition of "lacqueys" [lacqueys]

  • Plural form of lacquey. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lacqueys" in a sentence
  • "Other lacqueys led large stag-hounds, or wolf-dogs, of noble race, carefully muzzled to prevent accidents to passengers."
  • "One ante-room was filled with lacqueys, arrayed in brown and yellow, the colours of the family, who, ranged in double file, gazed in silence upon Captain Dalgetty as he passed betwixt their ranks."
  • "Little light seems to be behind those lean, comfortless casements now, and hospitality to have passed away from those doors as much as the laced lacqueys and link-boys of old times, who used to put out their torches in the blank iron extinguishers that still flank the lamps over the steps."
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