[ boo-jit ]
/ ˈbu dʒɪt /
(formerly) a leather bag suspended at each end of a pole or yoke and used for carrying water.
Also water budget. Heraldry. a representation of a pair of these joined by a yoke, used as a charge.
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Origin of water bouget
1560–70; bouget, variant of budget
Words nearby water bouget
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Example sentences from the Web for water bouget
The shield of arms is flanked on either side by a representation of a water-bouget.The Old Inns of Old England, Volume II (of 2)|Charles G. Harper