bosie bosie

Definition(s):

  • (n) a cricket ball bowled as if to break one way that actually breaks in the opposite way

Synonym(s)

News

  • Opera review: ‘Oscar’ unveiled at Santa Fe Opera

    Reed Luplau as Bosie and David Daniels as Oscar Wilde. Courtesy Ken Howard/The Santa Fe Opera David Daniels as Oscar Wilde and Heidi Stober as Ada Leverson.
    on July 29, 2013     Source: Santa Fe New Mexican

Quotes

  • Wilde wrote: "Dearest Bosie, I am so glad you are better and that you like the little card case. Oxford is quite uncomfortable in winter: I go to Paris next, or in the next 10 days or so ...... I should awfully like to go away with you somewhere...
    on Dec 9, 2008 By: Oscar Wilde Source: Telegraph.co.uk

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subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /