buskin

noun
bus·​kin | \ˈbəs-kən \

Definition of buskin 

1 : a laced boot reaching halfway or more to the knee

2a : cothurnus sense 1

b : tragedy especially : tragedy resembling that of ancient Greek drama

First Known Use of buskin

1503, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for buskin

probably modification of Middle French brozequin

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