Skeffington-s-daughter Definition


An old instrument of torture, a metal A-frame that compressed the body so as to force blood from the nose and ears.


Origin of Skeffington-s-daughter

  • After its inventor Leonard Skeffington.

    From Wiktionary

Find Similar Words

Find similar words to skeffington-s-daughter using the buttons below.

Words Starting With

Words Ending With

Word Length

Words Near Skeffington-s-daughter in the Dictionary