balder balder  /ˈbɔl dər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) (Norse mythology) god of light and peace and noted for his beauty and sweet nature; son of Odin and Frigg and husband of Nanna; killed by Hoth

Usage(s):

  1. That pulling will produce medical problems and make a woman balder.
  2. Bing Crosby had got balder, and had become the most celebrated singer in the world.
  3. He's a bit balder than you had hoped, but it's time to lower your expectations.

News

  • Fastighets AB Balder: Balder sells properties

    GÖTEBORG, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Balder (publ) has, through five different business deals during the second quarter of 2013, sold the properties Västbjörke 2:84, 2:85 and 2:88, Partille Skulltorp 1:839, 1:771, Höganäs Kaktusen 29,30,33 , Uddevalla Fredborg 1 and part of Köping Tunadal 9. The total lettable area amounts to 8,950 sqm. The sales total amounts to approximately SEK ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Business Wire

Quotes

  1. He said: "It's been one of the greatest experiences of my life. Thank you all very much. One of these days, when we're all fat and bald...... or balder, and we're sitting in Tennessee telling all our kids about all the great things that happened to...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Caleb Followill Source: Contactmusic.com

  2. HL Mencken said Harding's rhetoric was "so bad that a sort of grandeur creeps into it. It drags itself out of the dark abysm of pish, and crawls insanely up the topmost pinnacle of posh. It is rumble and bumble. It is flap and doodle. It is balder...
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: HL Mencken Source: World Magazine

  3. "As I've gotten a little older, balder and maybe a little wiser, I've learned that sometimes in life the real world is even fonder than your dreams," said Bowles, 60, who twice ran unsuccessfully for Senate before being tapped for the academic...
    on Apr 12, 2006 By: Erskine Bowles Source: FOXNews

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