Brustle

Definitions

  • Brustles Blacking
    Brustles Blacking
  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Brustle A bristle.
    • Brustle To crackle; to rustle, as a silk garment.
    • Brustle To make a show of fierceness or defiance; to bristle.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • brustle To crackle; make a small crackling noise; also, to rustle, as a silk garment.
    • brustle To cause to crackle; crack.
    • n brustle A dialectal or obsolete form of bristle.
    • brustle An obsolete or dialectal form of bristle.
    • brustle To approach one threateningly: as, “I'll brustle up to him,”
    • brustle To bruise; crush.
    • brustle To parch.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. brustlien, and brastlien, AS. brastlian, fr. berstan, to burst, akin to G. prasseln, to crackle. See Burst (v. i.)

Usage

In literature:

Give me a first selectman that has got less brustles.
"The Skipper and the Skipped" by Holman Day
Any body that had half an eye could see that all the young gals were possessed after them foreign chaps with the brustles and whiskers.
"Highlife in New York: a series of letters to Mr. Zephariah Slick," by Ann S. Stephens
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In science:

Press, 2007. 37. [ABS] Assem I., Br¨ustle T., Schiffler R., Cluster-tilted algebras as trivial extensions, Bull.
Tilting theory and cluster algebras
BBH] Beineke A., Br¨ustle T., Hille L., Cluster acyclic quivers with three vertices and the Markov equation, arXiv:math.ra/0612213. [BFZ] Berenstein A., Fomin S., Zelevinsky A.
Tilting theory and cluster algebras
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