truss englannista suomeksi
An old English farming measurement. One truss of straw equalled 36 pounds, a truss of old hay equalled 56 pounds, a truss of new hay equalled 60 pounds, and 36 trusses equalled one load.
A bundle; a package.
(RQ:Spenser Shepheardes Calender)
- bearing a truss of trifles at his back
A padded jacket or dress worn under armour, to protect the body from the effects of friction.
- Puts off his palmer's weed unto his truss, which bore / The stains of ancient arms.
Part of a woman's dress; a stomacher.
To take fast hold of; to seize and hold firmly; to pounce upon.
(RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)
To strengthen or stiffen, as a beam or girder, by means of a brace or braces.
To execute by hanging; to hang; usually with ''up''.