an inlet of the Atlantic, between S Wales and SW England, extending to the mouth of the Severn estuary. 85 miles (137 km) long.
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an inlet of the Atlantic, between S Wales and SW England, merging into the Severn estuary. Length: about 137 km (85 miles)
in good order; trim: shipshape and Bristol fashion. Historical Examples Sketches of Travel in Normandy and Maine Edward A. Freeman Pike & Cutlass George Gibbs adverb, adjective (postpositive) (nautical) clean and neat, with newly painted and scrubbed surfaces, brass polished, etc shipshape and Bristol fashion, in good order; efficiently arranged
a seaport in Avon, in SW England, on the Avon River near its confluence with the Severn estuary. a city in central Connecticut. a city in NE Tennessee, contiguous with but politically independent of Bristol, Virginia. a town in E Rhode Island. a city in SW Virginia. a town in SE Pennsylvania, on the Delaware […]
noun Eric. born 1957, British darts player: world champion five times (1980–81, 1984–86) Contemporary Examples Michaele and Neal Speak Out! Diane Dimond September 19, 2011 How to Make a $50 Bill Worth Millions Barry Levinson March 29, 2010 Historical Examples The Winning Clue James Hay, Jr. The Romance of Words (4th ed.) Ernest Weekley The […]
the group of small marine animals forming the food of whalebone whales. the young of herring and sprat. Briton (def 1). Britain. British. the Jewish rite of circumcising a male child eight days after his birth. Contemporary Examples White Folks Can Talk About Race Roland S. Martin April 15, 2014 The Downside of Brit-Bashing Joel […]