(Brit, slang) fed up; disgruntled
an unpretentious restaurant, tavern, or the like, that serves drinks, especially beer, and simple or hearty food. Contemporary Examples Look Out! There’s a Craft-Beer Revolution Taking Over France Jeff Campagna December 1, 2013 Look Out! There’s a Craft-Beer Revolution Taking Over France Jeff Campagna December 1, 2013 Law School Enrollments are Plummeting. What Happens Next? […]
brassie. a club with a wooden head, the brass-plated face of which has more slope than a driver but less than a spoon, for hitting long, low drives on the fairway. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 1 Various My Doggie and I R.M. Ballantyne In Brief Authority F. Anstey Fifty Years […]
any plant belonging to the genus Brassica, of the mustard family, including many economically important vegetables, as cabbage, kale, broccoli, cauliflower, turnip, and mustard. Historical Examples The Variation of Animals and Plants Under Domestication, Volume II (of 2) Charles Darwin Western Himalaya and Tibet Thomas Thomson Origin of Cultivated Plants Alphonse De Candolle Origin of […]
belonging to the plant family Brassicaceae, an alternative name for the plant family Cruciferae.