a railing or balustrade before a window, giving the effect of a balcony.
a lightly padded bra that is designed to lift and enhance the appearance of a woman’s bust
a balustraded or railed elevated platform projecting from the wall of a building. a gallery in a theater. Contemporary Examples Sheen shouted to one of his goddesses calling to him from the balcony. Charlie Sheen’s “Winningest” Interview Moments The Daily Beast Video February 28, 2011 That’s why, during his address from the balcony of the […]
having little or no hair on the scalp: a bald head; a bald person. destitute of some natural growth or covering: a bald mountain. lacking detail; bare; plain; unadorned: a bald prose style. open; undisguised: a bald lie. Zoology. having white on the head: the bald eagle. Automotive. (of a tire) having the tread completely […]
- Bald cypress
a tree, Taxodium distichum, of swampy areas of the southern U.S., having featherlike needles and cone-shaped projections growing up from the roots, yielding a hardwood used in construction, shipbuilding, etc. Historical Examples In this respect the tree is like the larch and the bald cypress. Studies of Trees Jacob Joshua Levison There are nine recognized […]
- Bald eagle
a large, fish-eating eagle, Haliaeetus leucocephalus, of the U.S. and Canada, having dark golden-brown back and wings, and white plumage on the head and tail in the adult: some recently endangered populations are now recovering. Contemporary Examples Besides the bald eagle on the Presidential Seal, who holds 13 arrows in one claw and an olive […]