backpackers

  1. a hiker who wears a backpack

    Synonyms : packer
    Type Of : hiker, tramp, tramper

bike

  1. ride a bicycle

    Synonyms : bicycle, cycle, pedal, wheel
    Type Of : ride
  2. a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame

    Synonyms : motorcycle
    Type Of : motor vehicle, automotive vehicle
  3. a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals

    Synonyms : bicycle, cycle, wheel
    Type Of : wheeled vehicle

blondes

  1. a light grayish yellow to near white

    Synonyms : blond
    Type Of : spectral colour, spectral color, chromatic color, chromatic colour
  2. a person with fair skin and hair

    Synonyms : blond
    Type Of : someone, individual, mortal, person, somebody, soul
  3. being or having light colored skin and hair and usually blue or grey eyes

    Synonyms : blond, light-haired

bottle gourd

  1. Old World climbing plant with hard-shelled bottle-shaped gourds as fruits

    Synonyms : calabash, lagenaria siceraria
    Type Of : gourd, gourd vine

borrowing

  1. the appropriation (of ideas or words etc) from another source

    Synonyms : adoption
    Type Of : appropriation
    Examples :
    • the borrowing of ancient motifs was very apparent
  2. obtaining funds from a lender

    Type Of : transaction, dealing, dealings

bit

  1. an indefinitely short time

    Synonyms : minute, mo, moment, second
    Type Of : time
    Examples :
    • in just a bit
  2. a small fragment

    Synonyms : snatch
    Type Of : fragment
  3. a small amount of solid food; a mouthful

    Synonyms : bite, morsel
    Type Of : taste, mouthful
    Examples :
    • all they had left was a bit of bread
  4. a small piece or quantity of something

    Synonyms : spot
    Type Of : small indefinite amount, small indefinite quantity
    Examples :
    • a bit of paper
    • a bit of lint
    • I gave him a bit of my mind
  5. a short performance that is part of a longer program

    Synonyms : act, number, routine, turn
    Type Of : performance, public presentation
  6. a small fragment of something broken off from the whole

    Synonyms : chip, flake, fleck, scrap
    Type Of : fragment
    Examples :
    • a bit of rock caught him in the eye
  7. an instance of some kind

    Synonyms : piece
    Type Of : case, example, instance
    Examples :
    • he had a bit of good luck
  8. a unit of measurement of information (from binary + digit); the amount of information in a system having two equiprobable states

    Type Of : unit, unit of measurement
    Examples :
    • there are 8 bits in a byte
  9. piece of metal held in horse's mouth by reins and used to control the horse while riding

    Type Of : stable gear, saddlery, tack
    Examples :
    • the horse was not accustomed to a bit
  10. the cutting part of a drill; usually pointed and threaded and is replaceable in a brace or bitstock or drill press

    Type Of : cutting implement
    Examples :
    • he looked around for the right size bit
  11. the part of a key that enters a lock and lifts the tumblers

    Type Of : part, portion

bachelorettes

  1. a young unmarried woman who lives alone

    Synonyms : bachelor girl
    Type Of : adult female, woman

baroque

  1. elaborate and extensive ornamentation in decorative art and architecture that flourished in Europe in the 17th century

    Synonyms : baroqueness
    Type Of : artistic style, idiom
  2. having elaborate symmetrical ornamentation

    Synonyms : churrigueresco, churrigueresque
    Examples :
    • the building...frantically baroque
  3. the historic period from about 1600 until 1750 when the baroque style of art, architecture, and music flourished in Europe

    Synonyms : baroque era, baroque period
  4. of or relating to or characteristic of the elaborately ornamented style of architecture, art, and music popular in Europe between 1600 and 1750

blouse

  1. a top worn by women

    Type Of : top

blog

  1. a shared on-line journal where people can post diary entries about their personal experiences and hobbies

    Synonyms : web log
    Type Of : diary, journal
    Examples :
    • postings on a blog are usually in chronological order
  2. read, write, or edit a shared on-line journal

    Type Of : communicate, intercommunicate