beaux beaux  /ˈboʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a man who is the lover of a girl or young woman
  2. (n) a man who is much concerned with his dress and appearance

Usage(s):

  1. Ashton Hallthe Kimbrough place close to the Jefferson Davis house on the Gulf Coast near Biloxifeatured all the regulation black nannies and the beaux whose only weakness .
  2. San Francisco is a self-consciously civilized place, pleased by its reasonable scale and unreasonable hills, proud of the slightly loopy beaux arts buildings and the great swaths .

News

  1. Eight Zanesville gardens to open to the public

    The Beaux Arts Club of Zanesville is sponsoring Art in the Garden — a two part fundraiser.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Zanesville Times Recorder

  2. Everyman stages update of 17th-century comedy 'Beaux' Strategem'

    Cads on a (fresh) quest in 'Beaux' Strategem.'
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Baltimore Sun

  3. Construction Watch: The Knickerbocker Hotel's Rooftop Bar Takes Shape In Midtown

    Time Square's Knickerbocker Hotel, a historic Beaux-Arts building built by John Jacob Astor IV in 1906, is currently being restored to its former glory, thanks to a $115 million makeover by FelCor Lodging Trust. FelCor acquired the building last year...
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Curbed New York

Quotes

  1. "He would say, like hell, you would come with me to Siberia but I made sure that I painted everyday of my life wherever I was. Many women artists who went to study at Ecole Des Beaux Arts in Paris on a French government scholarship dropped out...
    on Mar 7, 2010 By: Anjolie Ela Menon Source: Hindustan Times

  2. A group could be heard protesting outside the courthouse, and Roberts said, "Some of you may be able to hear the protesters outside. This is a group of people who prefer the Classical Revival style to the Beaux Arts style that was actually adopted...
    on Feb 12, 2008 By: John Roberts Source: Providence Journal

  3. "None of us would like to say goodbye right now," Pressler said. "There is nothing more sweet than your applause because it symbolizes something about us and it says something about Bloomington, because the Beaux Arts Trio and Bloomington are...
    on Jun 29, 2008 By: Menahem Pressler Source: Indiana Daily Student

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