Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A tempest; a storm.
“Such dashers occasioned many a racket in Meg's house, and many a _bourasque_ in Meg's temper.”
“A sudden bourasque freed him from the rover, and he got to land with them in his belly.”
“Such dashers occasioned many a racket in Meg’s house, and many a bourasque in Meg’s temper.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘bourasque’.
Good for intermediate and advanced spellers and anybody who wants to use words with precision
List of words from phrontistery.info
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Another of my random palavery lists for terms and phrases that don't fit into any of my other lists.
bal-; bol-; -bol; -ble and incau(gh)tious others
Words that I used to know.
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