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
of or relating to the Bovidae, comprising the hollow-horned ruminants, as oxen, antelopes, sheep, and goats. any bovid animal. Historical Examples Elementary Zoology, Second Edition Vernon L. Kellogg Natural History in Anecdote Various adjective of, relating to, or belonging to the Bovidae, a family of ruminant artiodactyl hollow-horned mammals including sheep, goats, cattle, antelopes, and […]