What does the word moccasin mean?

Usage examples for moccasin

  1. He who has killed an enemy in his own land is entitled to drag at his heels a fox- skin attached to each moccasin; and he who has slain a grizzly bear wears a necklace of his claws, the most glorious trophy that a hunter can exhibit. – Journeys Through Bookland Volume Four by Charles H. Sylvester
  2. The " moccasin game," although sometimes played by the boys, was intended mainly for adults. – Indian Boyhood by [AKA Ohiyesa], Charles A. Eastman
  3. " Because the ranch at Moccasin Spring don't belong to the Dale family any more," Tweezy explained, smoothly. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White