bridge-ward

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

bridge-ward (plural bridge-wards)

  1. (obsolete) A warden or guard for a bridge.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Sir Walter Scott to this entry?)
  2. (obsolete) The principal ward of a key.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Knight to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for bridge-ward in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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