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Definition of the noun brumby

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noun - plural: brumbies

  1. [Australia] A wild or feral horse.

Explanation

Brumby: A Brumby is a free-roaming feral horse in Australia. Although found in many areas around the country, the best-known Brumbies are found in the Australian Alps region in south-eastern Australia. Today, most of them are found in the Northern Territory, with the second largest population in Queensland. A group of Brumbies is known as a "mob" or "band".

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Google previewThe Works of Rudyard Kipling: The jungle book (1894)

by Rudyard Kipling

Remember that, you big brown Brumby ! " Brumby means wild horse without any breeding. Imagine the feelings of Sunol if a ...

Google previewAmerican Journal of Archaeology (1890)

Brumby is a hamlet in the parish of Frod- ingham, in the wapentake of Manley, Lincolnshire. In November, the workmen engaged in baring the iron-stone (which lies very near the surface) discovered the bronze coating of an ancient shield, ...

Google previewThe Works of Rudyard Kipling ... (1894)

by Rudyard Kipling

Remember that, you big brown Brumby ! " Brumby means wild horse without any breeding. Imagine the feelings of Sunol if a ...

Google previewGeorgia (1906)

Comprising Sketches of Counties, Towns, Events, Institutions, and Persons Arranged in Cyclopedic Form ... by Allen Daniel Candler, Clement Anselm Evans

Brumby is a man of fine business and administrative t ...

Google previewThe Pall Mall Magazine (1894)

Remember that, you big brown Brumby!” Brumby means wild horse without any breeding. Imagine the feelings of Ormwzde ...

Google previewWorks: The jungle book (1899)

by Rudyard Kipling

Remember that, you big brown Brumby ! " Brumby means wild horse without any breeding. Imagine the feelings of Sunol if a ...

Google previewChronicle of the Kings of England (1847)

From the Earliest Period to the Reign of King Stephen by William (of Malmesbury)

The king, blaming him • In the Saxon Chronicle it is called Brumby. [See Chronicles of tlif Anglo-Saxons, in Bonn's ...

Google previewA Premier's State (2012)

by Steve Bracks

John Brumby is a very discreet man , ...

Google previewThe Jungle Book (Illustrated) (2014)

by Rudyard Kipling

Remember that,you big brown Brumby!" Brumby means wild horse without any breeding. Imagine the feelings of Sunol ifa ...

Google previewAnimal Dreaming (2007)

The Symbolic and Spiritual Language of the Australasian Animals

The Brumby is a derivation of the domestic Horse brought to Australia during European settlement. Over time, many of these Horses were intentionally released or escaped due to poor fencing and gathered in wild herds. When first introduced ...

Google previewThe Jungle Book (Illustrated Edition) (2014)

by Rudyard Kipling

Brumby means wildhorse without any breeding. Imaginethe feelings of Sunolifa carhorse called hera "skate," and youcan imaginehow theAustralian horse felt. Isawthewhiteof hiseyeglitter in thedark. "See here, you son of an imported Malaga ...

Google previewComplete Feminist Contemporary Women Novels Anthologies - MRS. DALLOWAY To the Lighthouse Orlando: A Biography THE WAVES BETWEEN THE ACTS THE YEARS THE VOYAGE OUT Night and Day Jacob’s Room

by Virginia Woolf

Remember that, you big brown Brumby!" Brumby means wild horse without any breeding. Imagine the feelings of Sunol if a ...

Google previewThe Jungle Book (1920)

by Rudyard Kipling

Remember that, you big brown Brumby ! " Brumby means wild horse without any breeding. Imagine the feelings of Sunol if a ...

Google previewGardens of Fire (2013)

An Investigative Memoir by Robert Kenny

Brumby is a machine man.

Google previewThe Dinkum Dictionary (2010)

by Susan Butler

brumby Over the river by gravel and gum To a thunder of hoofbeats, hard-driven they come A host of young horses, and riders who sway Like a reed to the wind, and ...

Google previewHistorical Encyclopedia of Illinois (1921)

by Newton Bateman, Paul Selby, Josiah Seymour Currey

Brumby, J. F. ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Choral Music (2010)

by Melvin P. Unger

° BRUMBY, COLIN voices. The accompaniment is often five-part string ensemble (with two violas or viols after the French style), bassoon, and continuo. Only one of the works (Erstanden ist der heilige Christ) is choralebased throughout ...

Google previewThe Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2014)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

UK, 2002 brumby noun a feral horse. Origin unknown. Various conjectures, such asan eponymous Major Brumby, or that an Aboriginal languageis the source, are based on no solid evidence. AUSTRALIA, 1880 brummy; brummie adjective ...

Google previewHistorical Register and Dictionary of the United States Army (1903)

From Its Organization, September 29, 1789, to March 2, 1903 by Francis Bernard Heitman

Mont Brownlow, Camp, Ky Brownsville National Cemetery, Tex Bruce, Fort, Tenn Brumby Battery, Oa Brvant's plantation, batteries at, Va . . Buade, Fort, Mich Buchanan, Fort, Ariz Buchanan, Fort. La Buchanan, Battery, N. C...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Hospitality Management (2013)

by Abraham Pizam, Judy Holcomb

Michael McGrath Australia Brumby McLeod USA Una McMahon Beattie UK ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang, Pidgin English, Gypsies' Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology (1897)

by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland

Brumby (Australian), a wild horse. Brummagem (common), Birmingham, applied to anything vulgar or counterfeit. Those may be Brummagem or Manchester manners, but they won't go down here. — Rhoda Broughton : Cometh up as a Flower ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

useless and worn-out horse: rip post time war horse: charger, courser, destrier, steed pulling white spot on horse forehead: blaze, star quarter horse wild horse: bronco, brumby, mustang, tarpan quirt wild or semiwild horse of America: bronco, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of British Place-Names (2011)

by David Mills

Brumby N. Lincs. Brunebi ...

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Scrabble value of B3R1U1M3B3Y4

The value of this 6-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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