GreenGonzo - The best way to Freecycle!

Meaning of Darbes


GG Dictionary
Definition Finder


There's simply no easier way to freecycle than with GreenGonzo. As an experiment GreenGonzo are testing out their new dictionary facility. If you want to use our freecycling services please visit our main website. If you want to search our dictionary please use the box below.

DARBIES. Fetters. CANT.
- The Devil's Dictionary (Ambrose Bierce)



Dar"bies (?), n. pl. Manacles; handcuffs. [Cant]

Jem Clink will fetch you the darbies.
Sir W. Scott.

&fist; In "The Steel Glass" by Gascoigne, printed in 1576, occurs the line "To binde such babes in father Derbies bands."

- Webster's Unabridged Dictionary (1913)



You arrived here by searching for Darbes
The correct spelling of this word ought to be: DARBIES

Thank you for trying out the GreenGonzo encyclopedia. This is an experimental directory and we cannot explicitly vouch for its accuracy.