Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of hollow-horned ruminants, having simple horns in both sexes, typical of the family Bovidæ and subfamily Bovinæ, containing the oxen, or cattle. Its limits vary; it is now commonly restricted to the B. taurus, the domestic ox, bull, or cow, and closely related species. Formerly it was about equivalent to the subfamily Bovinæ, as that term is now used. See cut under
- n. wild and domestic cattle; in some classifications placed in the subfamily Bovinae or tribe Bovini
“Actually, I hoped that would finish the job, but to make sure, I told her to be at that call bos on Tuesday.”
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“Crouched in the khaki "bos" nearby was another platoon, this time being shot at by attackers with automatic weapons.”
“He never calls you "bos" or speaks of you as "ole --.”
The Liberian Exodus. An Account of Voyage of the First Emigrants in the Bark "Azor," and Their Reception at Monrovia, with a Description of Liberia--Its Customs and Civilization, Romances and Prospects.
“First came the "herds of brown quadrupeds" very like a-- no! not a whale, but a bison, and "with a tail resembling that of the bos grunniens" -- the reader probably understands what kind of a "bos" that is, if he's apprenticed to a theatre in midsummer with musicians on a strike; then a creature, which the hoax-man naïvely declared "would be classed on earth as a monster" -- I rather think it would!”
“The figure is more perfect; as the bos, meaning the ox, is unable to perpetuate his kind; and the bos, in its most extended meaning, or vacca, is altogether the nobler animal of the two.”
“Folk with 'bos' and 'bor' in their names don't think they're the same race as commoners ... and perhaps they're right in that. ”
“AccuWeather's Joe Bastardi forecast (via Twitter) NE snow forecast(mine)DC,bwi 3-6 phl 6-12 NYC near12 local 18 pvd, bos 12-18 local 24.”
“My SURLY bos would look at them and quote a pretty outrageous price - you know 150 bucks or so and they'd just stare at him.”
“Just like during the campaign, they always try to hide her speeches because she does not know what she is talking about. marc-bos”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘bos’.
A list of words with definitions directing us to "see cut under" (or "see cut at") another definition (with hilarity occasionally ensuing).
3 letter words, not the girl band.
boggle and speed scrabble would not be half as fun without them.
Words That Make Sense in Reverse Too! Bad news for a dyslexic, 'cause s/he's got no clue if s/he read the word correctly or not, as opposed to a palindrome (i.e., no mistake possible, cf. "Dyslexic...
Significant airport codes.
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