b & l
building and loan
- Ballington booth
Ballington [bal-ing-tuh n] /ˈbæl ɪŋ tən/ (Show IPA), 1859–1940, founder of the Volunteers of America 1896 (son of William Booth). Edwin Thomas, 1833–93, U.S. actor (brother of John Wilkes Booth). Evangeline Cory [kawr-ee,, kohr-ee] /ˈkɔr i,, ˈkoʊr i/ (Show IPA), 1865?–1950, general of the Salvation Army 1934–39 (daughter of William Booth). John Wilkes, 1838–65, U.S. […]
a boy or young man who likes or is involved in hip-hop culture. Contemporary Examples As one of the b-boy pioneers, he travels around the world, performing, teaching workshops, and judging battles. Break Dancing’s Big Break? Dvora Meyers April 8, 2010 Coupelin, 29, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a b-boy with 10 […]
a style of acrobatic dancing that combines intricate footwork with spinning and tumbling, usually to funk or hip-hop music.
(Edward) Benjamin, 1913–76, English composer and pianist. Contemporary Examples In the end, the problem for Britten and Berkeley was the same. The Best of Brit Lit Peter Stothard April 27, 2011 Historical Examples Britten and I belonged to one of the precocious types, and Cossington very probably to another. The New Machiavelli Herbert George Wells […]