another name for spignel
baldmoney, bawld′mun-i, n. popular name for several kinds of Gentian.
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various
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 […]
a belt, sometimes richly ornamented, worn diagonally from shoulder to hip, supporting a sword, horn, etc. Historical Examples baldrick, an ancestor of the lady Eveline Berenger “the betrothed.” Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1 The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. If the baldrick hung with bells was worn out in parts, […]
- Baldwin i
1058–1118, king of Jerusalem 1100–18: fought in the first crusade. noun 1058–1118, crusader and first king of Jerusalem (1100–18), who captured Acre (1104), Beirut (1109), and Sidon (1110)
James, 1924–87, U.S. writer. James Mark, 1861–1934, U.S. psychologist. Loammi [loh-am-ahy] /loʊˈæm aɪ/ (Show IPA), 1740–1807, U.S. civil engineer and developer of the Baldwin apple. Matthias William [muh-thahy-uh s] /məˈθaɪ əs/ (Show IPA), 1795–1866, U.S. inventor, manufacturer, and philanthropist. Roger, 1884–1981, U.S. advocate of constitutional rights: a founder of the American Civil Liberties Union. Stanley […]