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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: buxom(0.00965 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to buxom.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: (of a woman's body) having a large bosom and pleasing
curves; “Hollywood seems full of curvaceous blondes”;
“a curvy young woman in a tight dress” [syn: bosomy,
busty, curvaceous, curvy, full-bosomed, sonsie,
sonsy, voluptuous, well-endowed]
2: euphemisms for slightly fat; “a generation ago...buxom
actresses were popular”- Robt.A.Hamilton; “chubby babies”;
“pleasingly plump” [syn: chubby, embonpoint, plump,
English → English (gcide)
Buxom \Bux"om\, a. [OE. buxum, boxom, buhsum, pliable, obedient,
AS. b[=o]csum, b[=u]hsum (akin to D. buigzaam blexible, G.
biegsam); b[=u]gan to bow, bend + -sum, E. -some. See Bow
to bend, and -some.]
1. Yielding; pliable or compliant; ready to obey; obedient;
tractable; docile; meek; humble. [Obs.]
So wild a beast, so tame ytaught to be,
And buxom to his bands, is joy to see. --Spenser.
I submit myself unto this holy church of Christ, to
be ever buxom and obedient to the ordinance of it.
2. Having the characteristics of health, vigor, and
comeliness, combined with a gay, lively manner; stout and
rosy; jolly; frolicsome.
A daughter fair,
So buxom, blithe, and debonair. --Milton.
A parcel of buxom bonny dames, that were laughing,
singing, dancing, and as merry as the day was long.
3. having a pronounced womanly shape. [chiefly dialect]
Syn: bosomy, curvaceous, full-bosomed, sonsie, sonsy,
[WordNet 1.5 +PJC] -- Bux"om*ly, adv. --