Busk Busk, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. {Busked} (b[u^]skt).] [OE. busken, fr. Icel. b[=u]ask to make one's self ready, rexlexive of b[=u]a to prepare, dwell. Cf. 8th {Bound}.] 1. To prepare; to make ready; to array; to dress. [Scot. & Old Eng.] [1913 Webster]

Busk you, busk you, my bonny, bonny bride. --Hamilton. [1913 Webster]

2. To go; to direct one's course. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

Ye might have busked you to Huntly banks. --Skelton. [1913 Webster]

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