of, near, or on the Baltic Sea.
of or relating to the Baltic States.
of or relating to a group of languages, as Latvian, Lithuanian, and Old Prussian, that constitute a branch of the Indo-European family.
the Baltic branch of the Indo-European family of languages.
A stint in the baltics, where he learned Russian, prepared him for his big break.
George Kennan by John Lewis Gaddis: A Review Jacob Heilbrunn December 8, 2011
Gastonia, St. Pete, great baltics cruise, hannity tonight—damn i’m good.
Runaway Governor: The Sequel Kathleen Parker June 22, 2009
He wants the baltics and Finland and Poland and “Alaska will be returned,” he writes, “because all these lands are Russian.”
Putin’s Dream of Empire Doesn’t Stop at Crimea, Or Even Ukraine Oleg Shynkarenko March 22, 2014
the Baltics, another name for the Baltic States
denoting or relating to the Baltic Sea or the Baltic States
of, denoting, or characteristic of Baltic as a group of languages
(Brit, informal) extremely cold
a branch of the Indo-European family of languages consisting of Lithuanian, Latvian, and Old Prussian
short for Baltic Sea
Also called Baltic Exchange. an international market for shipbrokers in the City of London: formerly housed in the Baltic Exchange building which was demolished after terrorist bomb damage in 1992
1580s, from Medieval Latin Balticus, perhaps from Lithuanian baltas “white” or Scandinavian balta “straight” (in reference to its narrow entranceway). In German, it is Ostsee, literally “east sea.”
- Baltimore canyon
a submarine valley cut into the continental shelf and slope seaward of Chesapeake Bay.
- Baltimore chop
a batted ball that takes a high bounce upon hitting the ground on or immediately in front of home plate, often enabling the batter to reach first base safely. noun phrase A batted baseball that hits the plate or close in front of the plate and bounces high in the air (Late 1890s+)
- Baltimore clipper
a small, fast American sailing vessel of the early 19th century, having a sharp hull form and two masts with a pronounced rake and carrying a brig or schooner rig. Historical Examples At last I suddenly encountered him at the sign of the Baltimore clipper. Redburn. His First Voyage Herman Melville
- Baltimore heater
a stove for heating a lower and upper room, having its fire door in the lower room.