fine white needlework done on fine cloth, typically on eyelet.
open embroidery on white cotton, fine linen, etc
any of several plants belonging to the genus Brodiaea, of the amaryllis family, native to western North America, having grasslike basal leaves and clusters of usually purplish flowers. Historical Examples Field Book of Western Wild Flowers Margaret Armstrong Field Book of Western Wild Flowers Margaret Armstrong Field Book of Western Wild Flowers Margaret Armstrong Francis […]
a suicidal or daredevil leap; wild dive: to do a brodie from a high ledge. a complete failure; flop. a severe vehicular skid. a sharp reversal in a vehicle’s direction by sudden application of the brakes and wrenching of the steering wheel. Contemporary Examples Meet Martha Stewart’s Internet Soulmate Abby Haglage May 1, 2013 Historical […]