a city in W Pennsylvania.
They were, as he had suspected, Yorkers, planning to make an attack on the people at Beaver Falls.
Historic Events of Colonial Days Rupert S. Holland
The reader has already been informed of the manner in which the Lawrenceville and Beaver Falls strikes came to an end.
Homestead Arthur G. Burgoyne
- Beaver fever
Western U.S. giardiasis. an intestinal disorder characterized by abdominal discomfort and prolonged, intermittent diarrhea, caused by the protozoan Giardia lamblia and contracted by drinking untreated water, as of streams or ponds, contaminated with the feces of infected animals. noun (Canadian) an infectious disease caused by drinking water that has been contaminated by wildlife noun infection […]
- Beaver state
Oregon (used as a nickname). Contemporary Examples The damp, gray Beaver State is attracting the most incoming movers of any other state, according to a new survey. Hold Up, Hipsters: Stop Obsessing Over Oregon Nina Strochlic January 9, 2014
- Be big on
large, as in size, height, width, or amount: a big house; a big quantity. of major concern, importance, gravity, or the like: a big problem. outstanding for a specified quality: a big liar; a big success. important, as in influence, standing, or wealth: a big man in his field. grown-up; mature: big enough to know […]
- Be bold
not hesitating or fearful in the face of actual or possible danger or rebuff; courageous and daring: a bold hero. not hesitating to break the rules of propriety; forward; impudent: He apologized for being so bold as to speak to the emperor. necessitating courage and daring; challenging: a bold adventure. beyond the usual limits of […]