Bosnian



a historic region in SE Europe: a former Turkish province; a part of Austria-Hungary (1879–1918) now part of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Contemporary Examples

The Bosnia Atrocities, the World’s Greatest Forensic Puzzle J.P. O’Malley November 30, 2013
How Will Europe’s Muslims React? H.A. Hellyer December 5, 2009
A New Culprit in Srebrenica’s Massacre Nadette De Visser July 12, 2011
A New Culprit in Srebrenica’s Massacre Nadette De Visser July 12, 2011
Pity Boston, Ignore Nigeria: The Limits of Compassion Janine di Giovanni April 27, 2013

Historical Examples

The New Frontiers of Freedom from the Alps to the gean Edward Alexander Powell
The Human Race Louis Figuier
The Secret Witness George Gibbs
The Marriage of William Ashe Mrs. Humphry Ward
America’s War for Humanity Thomas Herbert Russell

adjective
of or relating to Bosnia or its inhabitants
noun
a native or inhabitant of Bosnia
the language spoken in Bosnia-Herzegovina, formerly regarded as a dialect of Serbo-Croatian
noun
a region of central Bosnia-Herzegovina: belonged to Turkey (1463–1878), to Austria-Hungary (1879–1918), then to Yugoslavia (1918–91)

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  • Bosom

    the breast of a human being. the breasts of a woman. the part of a garment that covers the breast. the breast, conceived of as the center of feelings or emotions. something likened to the human breast: the bosom of the earth. a state of enclosing intimacy; warm closeness: the bosom of the family. of, […]



  • Bosomed

    having a specified type of bosom (usually used in combination): a full-bosomed garment; the green-bosomed earth. concealed or secreted in the bosom. the breast of a human being. the breasts of a woman. the part of a garment that covers the breast. the breast, conceived of as the center of feelings or emotions. something likened […]

  • Bosomy

    (of a woman) having a large or prominent bosom. Historical Examples The Circassian Chief W.H.G. Kingston adjective (of a woman) having large breasts



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