a construction made of whatever materials are at hand; something created from a variety of available things.
(in literature) a piece created from diverse resources.
(in art) a piece of makeshift handiwork.
the use of multiple, diverse research methods.
the jumbled effect produced by the close proximity of buildings from different periods and in different architectural styles
the deliberate creation of such an effect in certain modern developments: the post-modernist bricolage of the new shopping centre
Billiards. a shot in which the cue ball strikes a cushion after touching the object ball and before hitting the carom ball. an indirect action or unexpected stroke. Historical Examples Every Boy’s Book: A Complete Encyclopdia of Sports and Amusements Various noun (billiards) a shot in which the cue ball touches a cushion after striking […]
noun acronym Brazil, Russia, India, and China: seen collectively as the most important emerging economies with large potential markets Contemporary Examples The West Can Ally Against Russia But It Needs Global Cooperation Bruce Jones March 25, 2014 Women Entrepreneurs in Eurasia, Africa Get $100 Million Boost Katie Baker March 10, 2013 The Despicable Persistence of […]
of, for, or pertaining to a bride or a wedding: a bridal gown. a wedding. Archaic. a wedding feast. Contemporary Examples Post DOMA: Wedding Vendors Hear Bells…Ka-Ching! CNBC June 27, 2013 Taylor Swift’s Surprise, Comic Flight Attendant, and More Viral Videos The Daily Beast Video April 19, 2014 Hollywood’s Morning After: Emma Watson’s Pants and […]
a waterfall in Yosemite National Park, California. 620 feet (189 meters) high. Historical Examples Guide to Yosemite Ansel Hall Guide to Yosemite Ansel Hall Guide to Yosemite Ansel Hall Guide to Yosemite Ansel Hall Guide to Yosemite Ansel Hall Guide to Yosemite Ansel Hall Guide to Yosemite Ansel Hall Guide to Yosemite Ansel Hall