shuck-bottom

1 of 2

adjective

variants or shuck-bottomed
ˈ⸗¦⸗⸗
: having a seat of interwoven maize husks
a shuck-bottomed chair

shuck bottom

2 of 2

noun

: a shuck-bottom chair

Word History

Etymology

Adjective

shuck-bottom from shuck entry 2 + bottom, noun; shuck-bottomed from shuck entry 2 + bottomed (past participle of bottom, verb)

Noun

shuck entry 2 + bottom, noun

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Dictionary Entries Near shuck-bottom

shuck

shuck-bottom

shuck bottom

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“Shuck-bottom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shuck-bottom. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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