(Austral, slang) embarrassing
barro, a young Bloomberg View columnist, is (it seems to me) more than halfway down the Frum-Bartlett path.
The GOP’s Pitiful Reformers Michael Tomasky May 27, 2013
I was thrilled to see Collins take a stand, but I’m generally with barro on this subject.
Jason Collins Becomes the First Openly Gay Active NBA Player Justin Green April 29, 2013
Jungle bees and wasps of barro Colorado Island, pp. 196-197.
The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches Louis M. Roth
On barro Colorado Island one aim is to preserve the biota and natural conditions with as little interference from man as possible.
Seventeen Species of Bats Recorded from Barro Colorado Island, Panama Canal Zone E. Raymond Hall
The white marl, barro branco, is less frequently found; it is accounted extremely productive.
The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom P. L. Simmonds
A few days after reaching Henderson, I parted with barro, not without regret, for a hundred and twenty dollars.
Audubon and his Journals, Vol. 2 Maria R. Audubon
Awm sewer aw’ could, an’ th’ furst time he passes me awl bring him up to th’ poleece office if aw have to wheel him in a barro.
Yorksher Puddin’ John Hartley
They thought they saw land, so the sailors said, and that it was barro, but I could observe nothing.
Journal of Jasper Danckaerts, 1679-1680 Jasper Danckaerts
Clarence Walker, 1855–1928, U.S. financial publisher. Contemporary Examples Barron will be exceptionally important, which is another reason why Republican senators tried to block his confirmation. Obama’s Shocking Success on Judgeships Overturns Conventional Wisdom David Fontana June 8, 2014 But Barron can find comfort in the fact that he is on the right side of history. […]
João de [zhwoun duh] /ʒwãʊ̃ də/ (Show IPA), (“the Portuguese Livy”) 1496–1570, Portuguese historian. Contemporary Examples She knew that Gómez and Barros were supposed to have her sister, but they had told her she ran away years before. Argentinian Teen Was Starved and Held Captive With a Canine For 9 Years Barbie Latza Nadeau April […]
- Barrow point
Also called Barrow-in-Furness [bar-oh-in-fur-nis] /ˈbær oʊ ɪnˈfɜr nɪs/ (Show IPA). a seaport in Cumbria, in NW England. Point, the N tip of Alaska: the northernmost point of the U.S. a town in N Alaska, S of Barrow Point: site of a government science-research center. noun the northernmost tip of Alaska, on the Arctic Ocean noun […]
Also called Barrow-in-Furness [bar-oh-in-fur-nis] /ˈbær oʊ ɪnˈfɜr nɪs/ (Show IPA). a seaport in Cumbria, in NW England. Point, the N tip of Alaska: the northernmost point of the U.S. a town in N Alaska, S of Barrow Point: site of a government science-research center. Historical Examples Lastly, we may note the appropriate use of a […]