bijou bijou

Definition(s):

  • (n) a small and delicately worked piece

Usage(s):

  1. The bijou camera eliminates the traditional bulk of underwater cameras, measuring a mere 3.
  2. Now Santini has found an almost posthumous success in a Manhattan bijou.

News

  1. Bond Market

    The mania for 007 movies begins with Dr. No , the 1963 release that introduced bijou audiences to Bond, James Bond, played with manly dash by Sean Connery . The first adventure sends the secret agent to Jamaica to battle the title’s nasty super-villain (portrayed by Joseph Wiseman ) and banter with the comely Honey Ryder ( Ursula Andress , pictured at right).
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Syracuse New Times

  2. Snippets about Lake Tahoe

    • Beginning June 17, CalFire’s Amador-El Dorado-Sacramento Unit will suspend dooryard burning permits. • Cindy Martinez, Bijou Community School teacher, was appointed by the board of education to be principal for 2013-14. • As of June 10, El Dorado County Superior Court’s telephone access for [...]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Lake Tahoe News

  3. WDI walking tour to highlight impact of urban renewal downtown

    WILMINGTON, NC (NEWS RELEASE) -- Wilmington Downtown, Inc (WDI) is leading a special event Saturday, June 22 at 2 p.m. The tour will begin adjacent to WDI's office (221 N Front Street), in Bijou Park. Officially dubbed a Jane Jacobs Walk, the event is inspired by one of the world's most recognized thought leaders on city planning and city building. The mission of Jane Jacobs Walks is to assist ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WWAY 3 Wilmington

Quotes

  • Goldie said of the short-head winner: "That was terrific and Gary carried out instructions to perfection. He sports the famous Stuart Morrison colours of Bijou D'Inde and Quick Ransom fame, but I thought we were playing for second as we came to the...
    on May 24, 2007 By: Goldie Source: Sportinglife.co.za

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