- a coarse woolen cloth, blanket, or garment formerly used by the British in bartering with the North American Indians.
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Historical Examples of stroud
Stroud ducked and shot a hand out, seized the quirt and wrenched it from her hand.
The police of Stroud came over in the afternoon, and took up the investigation.The Queen's Cup
G. A. Henty
And malignantly, his eyes blazing with a jealous, evil light, he shot Stroud—twice.
For the horseman who had ridden out of the covert was Stroud, the Rancho Seco straw-boss.
They came upon Stroud, lying near some bushes, and they saw his horse, grazing on the tall grass near by.
- a coarse woollen fabric