a variant spelling of boke
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a surname given by Jesus to James and John. Mark 3:17. (used with a singular verb) a vociferous preacher or orator. Historical Examples The Life of Benjamin Franklin Mason Locke Weems Back Home Eugene Wood The Holy War made by Shaddai upon Diabolus John Bunyan Barrington Charles James Lever My Contemporaries In Fiction David Christie […]
any of several fishes having a projecting snout, especially a small, spiny-rayed fish, Capros aper, of European waters. noun (pl) -fish, -fishes any of various spiny-finned marine teleost fishes of the genera Capros, Antigonia, etc, related to the dories, having a deep compressed body, a long snout, and large eyes
any of various large dogs, especially a Great Dane, used originally for hunting wild boars. Historical Examples It Never Can Happen Again William De Morgan It Never Can Happen Again William De Morgan The Tangled Skein Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
a siding consisting of wide boards or of sheets of plywood set vertically with butt joints covered by battens.