Words starting with b

Words, definitions, meanings and synonyms

Meaning of Babytalk

babytalk means: the developing speech of a young child

Meaning of Babytalk

babytalk means: an adult's imitation of the speech of a young child

Meaning of Bacca

bacca means: an indehiscent fruit derived from a single ovary having one or many seeds within a fleshy wall or pericarp: e.g. grape; tomato; cranberry

Meaning of Baccalaureate

baccalaureate means: an academic degree conferred on someone who has successfully completed undergraduate studies

Meaning of Baccalaureate

baccalaureate means: a farewell sermon to a graduating class at their commencement ceremonies

Meaning of Baccarat

baccarat means: a card game played in casinos in which two or more punters gamble against the banker; the player wins who holds 2 or 3 cards that total closest to nine

Meaning of Baccate

baccate means: producing or bearing berries

Meaning of Baccate

baccate means: resembling a berry

Meaning of Bacchanal

bacchanal means: a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity

Meaning of Bacchanal

bacchanal means: a drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus

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Meaning of Actinozoa

actinozoa means: a large class of sedentary marine coelenterates that includes sea anemones and corals; the medusoid phase is entirely suppressed

Meaning of Barkeep

barkeep means: an employee who mixes and serves alcoholic drinks at a bar

Meaning of Crappie

crappie means: small sunfishes of central United States rivers

Meaning of Crappie

crappie means: small sunfishes of the genus Pomoxis of central United States rivers

Meaning of Exhort

exhort means: force or impel in an indicated direction

Meaning of Exhort

exhort means: spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts

Meaning of Family branchiostegidae

family branchiostegidae means: small family of marine fishes having covered gills

Meaning of Firmament

firmament means: the apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected

Meaning of Hand-held microcomputer

hand-held microcomputer means: a portable battery-powered computer small enough to be carried in your pocket

Meaning of Helmet orchid

helmet orchid means: any of several orchids of the genus Coryanthes having racemes of a few musky-scented waxy flowers with a helmet-shaped lip process

Meaning of Helmet orchid

helmet orchid means: any of numerous orchids of the genus Pterostylis having leaves in a basal rosette and green flowers often striped purple or brown or red with the dorsal sepal incurved to form a hood

Meaning of Hisser

hisser means: someone who communicates disapproval by hissing

Meaning of Librium

librium means: a tranquilizer (trade names Librium and Libritabs) used in the treatment of alcoholism

Meaning of Name calling

name calling means: verbal abuse; a crude substitute for argument

Meaning of Nectary

nectary means: a gland (often a protuberance or depression) that secretes nectar

Meaning of Oyster-fish

oyster-fish means: a variety of toadfish

Meaning of Raphael

raphael means: an archangel of the Hebrew tradition

Meaning of Raphael

raphael means: Italian painter whose many paintings exemplify the ideals of the High Renaissance (1483-1520)

Meaning of Show window

show window means: a window of a store facing onto the street; used to display merchandise for sale in the store

Meaning of Show window

show window means: a setting in which something can be displayed to best effect

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