Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » B » Bay Of Campeche ... Beach Plum Bush

BAYOU

Pronunciation (US): 

 Dictionary entry overview: What does bayou mean? 

BAYOU (noun)
  The noun BAYOU has 1 sense:

1. a swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake (term used mainly in Mississippi and Louisiana)

  Familiarity information: BAYOU used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BAYOU (noun)


Sense 1bayou [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake (term used mainly in Mississippi and Louisiana)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting natural objects (not man-made)

Hypernyms ("bayou" is a kind of...):

lake (a body of (usually fresh) water surrounded by land)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"The beauty of things lies in the mind that contemplates it" (English proverb)

"The pear does not fall far from the tree." (Bulgarian proverb)

"What would the blind want? A bag of eyes." (Arabic proverb)

"Cleanliness is half your health." (Czech proverb)

Page delivered in 0.0726 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: