Sorry, no definitions found.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Log in or sign up to add your own related words.
Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.
chained_bear commented on the word cape ann
"After Cape Ann, Mass. A fisherman's oilskin cap with broad brim, sloping at the back, and side flaps tied under the chin; sou'wester.'1898 Record 9 He wiped the salt water from off his face with his cape Ann and looked again.'1936 Devine 115 He sold ... oil clothing, which was a specialty and included south-westers, Cape Anns and 'Lincolns.'"—Dictionary of Newfoundland English, 81
October 17, 2008