Bangle (n.) An ornamental circlet, of glass, gold, silver, or other material, worn by women in India and Africa, and in some other countries, upon the wrist or ankle; a ring bracelet. t.) To condemn to exile, or compel to leave one's country, by authority of the ruling power. t.) To drive out, as from a home or familiar place; -- used with from and out of. Banner (n.) A large piece of silk or other cloth, with a device or motto, extended on a crosspiece, and borne in a procession, or suspended in some conspicuous place. Baobab (n.) A gigantic African tree (Adansonia digitata), also naturalized in India. Basalt (n.) A rock of igneous origin, consisting of augite and triclinic feldspar, with grains of magnetic or titanic iron, and also bottle-green particles of olivine frequently disseminated. Basque (n.) A part of a lady's dress, resembling a jacket with a short skirt; -- probably so called because this fashion of dress came from the Basques. Basset (a.) Inc Basset (n.) The edge of a geological stratum at the surface of the ground; the outcrop.
t.) To waste by little and little; to fritter away. Banner (n.) A kind of flag attached to a spear or pike by a crosspiece, and used by a chief as his standard in battle. Banyan (n.) A tree of the same genus as the common fig, and called the Indian fig (Ficus Indica), whose branches send shoots to the ground, which take root and become additional trunks, until it may be the tree covers some acres of ground and is able to shelter thousands of men. Barbel (n.) A large fresh-water fish ( Barbus vulgaris) found in many European rivers. Barbel (n.) Barbs or paps under the tongued of horses and cattle. Barber (n.) One whose occupation it is to shave or trim the beard, and to cut and dress the hair of his patrons. Barbet (n.) A bird of the family Bucconidae, allied to the Cuckoos, having a large, conical beak swollen at the base, and bearded with five bunches of stiff bristles; the puff bird. Barrow (n.) A support having handles, and with or without a wheel, on which heavy or bulky things can be transported by hand. Barrow (n.) A wicker case, in which salt is put to drain. Baryta (n.) An oxide of barium (or barytum); a heavy earth with a specific gravity above 4. n.) of Base Basely (adv.) In a base manner; with despicable meanness; dishonorably; shamefully. Bashaw (n.) A Turkish title of honor, now written pasha. Basket (n.) The two back seats facing one another on the outside of a stagecoach. Basque (n.) The language spoken by the Basque people. Basset (n.) A game at cards, resembling the modern faro, said to have been invented at Venice.
p.) of Barb Barbed (a.) Accoutered with defensive armor; -- said of a horse. Barcon (n.) A vessel for freight; -- used in Mediterranean. of worsted, silk and worsted, or cotton and worsted. Barker (n.) One who stands at the doors of shops to urg/ passers by to make purchases. Barony (n.) The fee or domain of a baron; the lordship, dignity, or rank of a baron. A barrel of wine is 31/ gallons; a barrel of flour is 196 pounds. Barren (a.) Not producing vegetation, or useful vegetation; /rile. They are not necessarily sterile, and are often fertile. p.) of Bask Basket (n.) A vessel made of osiers or other twigs, cane, rushes, splints, or other flexible material, interwoven. Baston (n.) An officer bearing a painted staff, who formerly was in attendance upon the king's court to take into custody persons committed by the court. p.) of Bat Batata (n.) An aboriginal American name for the sweet potato (Ipomaea batatas).
n.) of Bare Barege (n.) A gauzelike fabric for ladies' dresses, veils, etc. Barque (n.) A three-masted vessel, having her foremast and mainmast square-rigged, and her mizzenmast schooner-rigged. Barker (n.) An animal that barks; hence, any one who clamors unreasonably. Baroko (n.) A form or mode of syllogism of which the first proposition is a universal affirmative, and the other two are particular negative. This varies for different articles and also in different places for the same article, being regulated by custom or by law. Barren (a.) Incapable of producing offspring; producing no young; sterile; -- said of women and female animals. Barren (n.) Elevated lands or plains on which grow small trees, but not timber; as, pine barrens; oak barrens.
Battle (n.) To join in battle; to contend in fight; as, to battle over theories.
t.) The main body, as distinct from the van and rear; battalia.
Banian (n.) A Hindoo trader, merchant, cashier, or money changer. Banner (n.) Any flag or standard; as, the star-spangled banner. Basalt (n.) An imitation, in pottery, of natural basalt; a kind of black porcelain. t.) The act of beating the woods, bushes, etc., for game. Batule (n.) A springboard in a circus or gymnasium; -- called also batule board. Bathos (n.) A ludicrous descent from the elevated to the low, in writing or speech; anticlimax. Batlet (n.) A short bat for beating clothes in washing them; -- called also batler, batling staff, batting staff. Battel (n.) Provisions ordered from the buttery; also, the charges for them; -- only in the pl., except when used adjectively. i.) To be supplied with provisions from the buttery. Used in composition; as, broad-backed; hump-backed. Backer (n.) One who, or that which, backs; especially one who backs a person or thing in a contest. It is a burrowing animal, with short, thick legs, and long claws on the fore feet. vulgaris), called also brock, inhabits the north of Europe and Asia; another species (Taxidea Americana / Labradorica) inhabits the northern parts of North America. Badger (n.) A brush made of badgers' hair, used by artists. t.) To tease or annoy, as a badger when baited; to worry or irritate persistently. t.) To beat down; to cheapen; to barter; to bargain. Baffle (n.) A defeat by artifice, shifts, and turns; discomfiture. Bagnio (n.) A brothel; a stew; a house of prostitution. of Baguette Bagwig (n.) A wig, in use in the 18th century, with the hair at the back of the head in a bag. Bairam (n.) The name of two Mohammedan festivals, of which one is held at the close of the fast called Ramadan, and the other seventy days after the fast. Baldly (adv.) Nakedly; without reserve; inelegantly. Hence: Any printed or written ticket used in voting.