any tropical shrub belonging to the genus Bouvardia, of the madder family, having cymes of red, yellow, or white tubular flowers.
Talks about Flowers. M. D. Wellcome
noun a large powerful dog of a Belgian breed, having a rough shaggy coat: used esp for cattle herding and guarding Contemporary Examples Great Weekend Reads The Daily Beast November 19, 2010 Great Weekend Reads The Daily Beast November 19, 2010 Caroline: The Reasons Why Tina Brown January 4, 2009 Baba Amr’s Last Stand: The […]
one of a Belgian breed of dogs having eyebrows, a mustache and a beard, and a rough, wiry, tousled coat ranging in color from fawn to pepper-and-salt, gray, brindle, or black.
a long-necked, fretted lute of modern Greece. noun a Greek long-necked stringed musical instrument related to the mandolin
an exaggerated, especially glamorized, estimate of oneself; conceit. Historical Examples Impressions And Comments Havelock Ellis