American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A violent windstorm of the Eurasian steppes, accompanied in summer by dust and in winter by snow.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A snowstorm; especially, a long-continued snowstorm, accompanied by high winds.
- Russian, probably from Tatar. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“In Round No. 1 -- in which participants misspelled the words buran, shaman, peruse, suture, buffoon, gainsay, copious and marshal -- David Burnett from Melrose Elementary School was reinstated for using an alternate spelling of the word marshal.”
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These user-created lists contain the word ‘buran’.
yet another list like this.
Ever play "Words With Friends" with someone and they throw down some strange, unlikely group of letters that makes even the most mild and squeaky clean tongued person say "whiskey tango foxtrot"? ...
Environmental Ice and Snow
(excluding all the food ice)
I love snow. Send me as much as you can.
Looking for tweets for buran.