bean bean  /ˈbin/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any of various edible seeds of plants of the family Leguminosae used for food
  2. (n) any of various seeds or fruits that are beans or resemble beans
  3. (n) any of various leguminous plants grown for their edible seeds and pods
  4. (n) informal terms for a human head
  5. (v) hit on the head, especially with a pitched baseball

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Rarely has the discerning palate been assailed by a less pretentious offering: a raw string bean, pickled in vinegar and dill.
  2. With an aerodynamic museum and a department store shaped like a spangled bean, Future Systems has put curves back on architecture's cutting edge.
  3. For many years the Indians and early settlers of the American Southwest treasured the oil they pressed from the beans of the wild jojoba shrub.

News

  1. Vodafone Smart Mini is a £50 Jelly Bean Phone

    Vodafone says its own brand Smart Mini is the cheapest Jelly Bean in town.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Tom's Hardware

  2. Lost Bean now one-stop shop for coffee, cabernet

    The Lost Bean coffee shop on Newport Avenue has recently taken new root -- as a wine bar. Now you can get your caffeine fix in the morning then come back in the evening to unwind with a fine cabernet. Finally, a one-stop shop for socially permissible...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Tustin News

  3. Frances Bean Cobain: I'm Taking a Twitter Hiatus

    Frances Bean Cobain has had enough of Twitter, for now. Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain's daughter posted a message to fans saying that she's taking some time off from the social...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: E! Online

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Quotes

  1. "You did not enter this profession to be bean-counters and paper-pushers," Obama said to a standing ovation at the conference in Chicago, Illinois. "You entered this profession to be healers, and that's what our health care system should let...
    on Jun 15, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: CNN International

  2. "In our moments of greatest peril, our lives depend on the courageous work of Med Flight personnel," Gov. Jim Doyle said in a statement. "Dr. Darren Bean, Mark Coyne and Steve Lipperer dedicated themselves to rescuing people who faced the...
    on May 11, 2008 By: Jim Doyle Source: International Herald Tribune

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