Ribbon Society

Definition of Ribbon Society

a society in Ireland, founded in the early part of the 19th century in antagonism to the Orangemen. It afterwards became an organization of tennant farmers banded together to prevent eviction by landlords. It took its name from the green ribbon worn by members as a badge.

See also: Ribbon

Word:

Browse

Ribaldry
Riban
Riband
Riband jasper
Ribanded
Ribaud
Ribaudequin
Ribaudred
Ribaudry
Ribaudy
Ribauld
Ribband
Ribbed
Ribbed vault
Ribbing
Ribbon
Ribbon fish
Ribbon grass
Ribbon seal
Ribbon snake
-Ribbon Society-
Ribbonism
Ribbonman
Ribbonwood
Ribborn worm
Ribes
Ribibe
Ribible
Ribless
Ribroast
Ribwort
Ribwort plantain
Rice
Rice bunting
Rice hen
Rice mouse
Rice paper
Rice troupial
Rice water
Rice weevil
Rice-shell
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home