Origin of sennit
Examples from the Web for sennit
"A very valuable cargo, sir," observed Mr. Sennit, a little drily.
I felt the circumstance of being left under the command of such a man as Sennit almost as sensibly as I felt the loss of my ship.
French sennit is made with an even number, taken over and under every other time.The Seaman's Friend|Richard Henry Dana
Sennit struck me as being a much more difficult subject to get along with.
Nor is production of sewed straw hats confined to those made of sennit braids; hats are made of other braids as well.Men's Sewed Straw Hats|United States Tariff Commission