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Origin of gaiter
OTHER WORDS FROM gaitergai·ter·less, adjective
Words nearby gaiter
Example sentences from the Web for gaiter
If you’re worried about snow getting into the shoe, you can invest in additional gaiters or waterproof hiking pants that tuck into your boots, creating a seal.Best snow boots: Trudge confidently through snowfall|PopSci Commerce Team|February 17, 2021|Popular Science
Each step required him to pull his body up nearly clear of soft waist-deep snow before the next step plunged him back in, sending snow cascading into his boots past his flimsy gaiters.How One Man Survived a Plane Crash and 5 Days in the Snowy Canadian Wilderness—and Went On to Help Shape the Modern Ski Industry|Cassidy Randall|December 27, 2020|Time
So folks got creative, sewing their own masks out of fabric they had lying around, or using a gaiter or bandana.Cloth face masks will soon have certification labels|Alexandra Ossola|October 28, 2020|Quartz
If you’re looking at pure surface area, the biggest face covering you can find is a neck gaiter.
Most recently, a small study out of Duke found that respiratory emissions actually seemed to increase when the test subject was wearing a gaiter.
They crept and crept, the hem of her petticoat just touching his gaiter, and his elbow sometimes brushing hers.Tess of the d'Urbervilles|Thomas Hardy
He could stand in front of a battalion, and with a single sweep tell you if a buckle or a gaiter button were out of place.The Exploits Of Brigadier Gerard|Arthur Conan Doyle
He said, “The hand that held my foot was icy cold, and the nimble fingers that unbuttoned the gaiter were burning hot.”
One of the party, a gentleman of veracity, had his gaiter unbuttoned while sitting in the circle.
Yes, Hanny Underhill was a little girl again in gaiter-length dresses, and her braids tied across at the back of her head.A Little Girl of Long Ago|Amanda Millie Douglas