Definition of 'burg'
Example sentences containing 'burg'
There they were welcomed again with joy and renewed hope; for now there were men enough to man both the burg and the barrier wall.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Thus it goes... Until I was five I lived in Arcade, a small burg in Wyoming County, upstate New York.A MEANS TO EVIL (2004)
"She's the one who buried the cross for me, back before this little burg existed.EVERVILLE (2004)
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