Blucher definition

blo͝ochər, -kər
(person) 1742-1819; Prus. field marshal: helped defeat Napoleon at Waterloo.
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(historical) A form of horse-drawn carriage; a Blucher coach.
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A kind of shoe in which the upper laps over the vamp, which is of one piece with the tongue.
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A sturdy laced leather half-boot.
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A high shoe or half boot.
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A shoe having the vamp and tongue made of one piece and the quarters lapping over the vamp.
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A heavy half boot.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
blucher
Plural:
bluchers

Origin of blucher

  • After Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Named from Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher (1742-1819), a Prussian general.

    From Wiktionary