Buskin

Buskin, a kind of half-boot worn after the custom of hunters as part of the costume of actors in tragedy on the ancient Roman stage, and a synonym for tragedy.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Busk, Hans * Bute
Bury
Bury St. Edmunds
Busa`co
Busby, Richard
Büsching, Anton Friedrich
Bushire
Bushmen
Bushrangers
Busiris
Busk, Hans
Buskin
Bute
Bute, John Stuart, third Earl of
Bute, Marquis of
Butler, Alban
Butler, Charles
Butler, Joseph
Butler, Samuel
Butler, William Archer
Butt, Clara
Butt, Isaac

Nearby

Buskin in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Links here from Chalmers

Sheridan, Thomas [1721–1788]