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Related to Bournous: burnous


n.1.See Burnoose.
References in classic literature ?
He stretched forth his hand, and touched stone; he rose to his seat, and found himself lying on his bournous in a bed of dry heather, very soft and odoriferous.
A sheik, in flowing white bournous and gaudy head- gear, was with them.
Bournous confirmed that access to the website from Turkey is blocked, adding that the party is trying to understand why.