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Definition of Busk

Busk
Busk Busk (b[u^]sk), n. Among the Creek Indians, a feast of first fruits celebrated when the corn is ripe enough to be eaten. The feast usually continues four days. On the first day the new fire is lighted, by friction of wood, and distributed to the various households, an offering of green corn, including an ear brought from each of the four quarters or directions, is consumed, and medicine is brewed from snakeroot. On the second and third days the men physic with the medicine, the women bathe, the two sexes are taboo to one another, and all fast. On the fourth day there are feasting, dancing, and games.
Busk
Busk Busk (b[u^]sk), n. [F. busc, perh. fr. the hypothetical older form of E. bois wood, because the first busks were made of wood. See Bush, and cf. OF. busche, F. b[^u]che, a piece or log of wood, fr. the same root.] A thin, elastic strip of metal, whalebone, wood, or other material, worn in the front of a corset. Her long slit sleeves, stiff busk, puff verdingall, Is all that makes her thus angelical. --Marston.

Meaning of Busk from wikipedia

- A busk (also spelled busque) is a rigid element of a corset at the centre front of the garment. Two types exist, one- and two-part busks. Single-piece...
- After the crash a bus safety training package called Belt Up School Kids (BUSK) for pupils and teachers was established. It comprised safety training, in-cl****...
- A busk is the rigid element of a corset placed at the center front. Busk may also refer to: Busk, ****bria, a hamlet in ****bria, England Busk, Greater Manchester...
- Jakob Busk Jensen (born 12 September 1993) is a Danish footballer who plays as goalkeeper for Union Berlin. Having pla**** in their youth side for four...
- The spoon busk was a specialised kind of busk—the rigid element of a corset placed at the centre front. As its name implies, it was shaped like a spoon...
- Busk (Ukrainian: Буськ; Polish: Busk) is a city located in Busk Raion in Lviv Oblast (region) of western Ukraine. Po****tion: 8,667 (2020 est.). It is...
- Vidar Busk (born 19 May 1970 in Langesund, Norway) is a Norwegian guitarist, vocalist, composer and record producer within genres blues and soul. Busk grew...
- Søren Thomas Busk (born 10 April 1953) is a former Danish football defender who pla**** professionally for a number of European clubs, and helped K.A.A...
- Street performance or busking is the act of performing in public places for gratuities. In many countries the rewards are generally in the form of money...
- Busk + Hertzog is a Danish design team known for their award-winning furniture designs. Formed by designers Flemming Busk and Stephan Hertzog in 2000...
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