one of the seven eunuchs who served in the court of King Ahasuerus. Esther 1:10.
noun (Austral, informal) empty and irrelevant talk or ideas; nonsense: all that bizzo a businessman’s club
noun (pl) -zies (Brit, slang, mainly Liverpool) a policeman Historical Examples Letters of Major Jack Downing, of the Downingville Militia Seba Smith Letters of Major Jack Downing, of the Downingville Militia Seba Smith The Complete Works of Josh Billings Henry W. Shaw Bowery Life Chuck Connors Letters of Major Jack Downing, of the Downingville Militia […]
Bruce Jay, born 1930, U.S. novelist. Milton, 1912–2006, U.S. economist: Nobel Prize 1976. Contemporary Examples Has the Third Party’s Moment Arrived? John Avlon June 30, 2011 Transcript: Thomas Friedman Interviews Hillary Clinton and Christine Lagarde April 4, 2014 Hollywood’s Gossip Showdown Kim Masters April 6, 2009 Chuck Hagel, Friend of Hamas? How the Right-Wing Press […]
Billie Jean (Moffitt) [mof-it] /ˈmɒf ɪt/ (Show IPA), born 1943, U.S. tennis player. Clarence, 1842–1901, U.S. geologist and cartographer. Coretta Scott [kaw-ret-uh] /kɔˈrɛt ə/ (Show IPA), 1927–2006, U.S. civil rights leader (widow of Martin Luther King, Jr.) Ernest Joseph, 1878–1956, U.S. naval officer. Martin Luther, Jr. 1929–68, U.S. Baptist minister: civil-rights leader; Nobel Peace Prize […]