Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


B B, black-board, made by giving the wall a colored hard finish.

The cheek pieces (b b) connect the crown-piece with the bit.

“B–b–but, sor,” said Flinders, with a perplexed and pitiful air.

"B—b—beautiful," cried Mr. Chalk, with an attempt at enthusiasm.

B b inserts two stanzas after B a 15, and adds one at the end.

Its nine lines are rimed a a b a a b b a b, with only two rimes.

I t—t—took them because I was cross about the b—b—birthday book.

Then nail on the laths, b b first, c next, and the others afterwards.

During the period the stratum b' b' b b transits, the barometer rises, and this rise has been called the anterior slope.

Drill a hole through the shoulders (a a) and hips (b b), and flatten these for the limbs to work against.