a day bed of the Empire period, having a back sloping and curving to form a rounded head and foot.
I was as innocent in thought and intention as a baigneuse at Margate.
Punch or the London Charivari, Vol. 109, September 28, 1895 Various
Her baigneuse—generally of chiffon and old point lace—has not lost a curve.
The Second Thoughts of An Idle Fellow Jerome K. Jerome
- La baie
a town in S Quebec, in E Canada, near Chicoutimi. Historical Examples Dans le dpartement de Yoro, ils sont rpandus dans le pays depuis la rivire Sulaco jusqu’ La Baie de Honduras.’ The Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft, Volume 1 Hubert Howe Bancroft
Lake, a lake in the Russian Federation, in S Siberia: the deepest lake in the world. 13,200 sq. mi. (34,188 sq. km); 5714 feet (1742 meters) deep. Contemporary Examples Baikal Wave is not the only environmental group that has been forced to deal with Russian courts. Marina Rikhvanova’s Quest To Save Russia’s Lake Baikal Anna […]
property or money given as surety that a person released from custody will return at an appointed time. the person who agrees to be liable if someone released from custody does not return at an appointed time. the state of release upon being bailed. on bail, released or free as a result of having posted […]
noun a launching site for spacecraft in central Kazakhstan; formerly the centre for the Soviet space programme, now leased from Kazakhstan by Russia Contemporary Examples The Russians began to develop their launch industry as a commercial enterprise centered on the baikonur facility in Kazakhstan. U.S. Spy Satellites Riding Russian Rockets into Space Christopher Dickey March […]