buskin :

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  • n  a boot reaching halfway up to the knee

  • The Kissing Bandit (MGM) pokes some good-humored fun at the buskin-and-bluster heroes of costume melodrama.
  • Jack Dempsey, conqueree of Gene Tunney, left the realm of sock for the Manhattan world of buskin last week.
  • Peter Hall was involved in a similar buskin-strap operation on the Royal Shakespeare Company.
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  • Live In Studio: Buskin & Batteau
    David Buskin and Robin Batteau joined Kate McNally in the studio in The Folk Show in advance of their November 1 appearance at the Sunapee Coffeehouse in
    Oct. 15, 2013 - New Hampshire Public Radio

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