Definitions of blain

  1. A bladder growing on the root of the tongue of a horse, against the windpipe, and stopping the breath. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A boil or blister. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. A tumor; blister. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  4. A pustule; a blister; a disease in cattle. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for blain

  1. " But I-" " We're blain beoble, miss, but we got a respegtable standing in the neighborhood for fifteen years. – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst