bunting bunting  /ˈbən tɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a loosely woven fabric used for flags, etc.
  2. (n) any of numerous seed-eating songbirds of Europe or North America

Usage(s):

  1. As a result, the cool, composed Pat Nixon of endless bunting-draped platforms obliterated the warm Pat Nixon who put the shy at ease and never forgot a birthday.
  2. Where Berlin had been festooned with swastikas and totalitarian red, Munich would feature a one-worldish logo and pastel bunting.
  3. There were no crowds, no cheers, no bunting in Nanking.

News

  1. Lodi residents are ready to celebrate Flag Day

    Residents of this house at Locust and Hutchins street prepared for Flag Day by flying the American flag with some patriotic bunting to go with it on Thursday, June 13, 2013.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Lodi News-Sentinel

  2. Kiwanis Club disbands

    Bunting, Christmas tree fundraisers transferred to community groups
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Sequim Gazette

  3. Bunting to Exhibit at EXPO PACK Mexico in Mexico City

    Newton, KS — Bunting® Magnetics Co. — producer of precision magnetic products for the worldwide food, printing, automobile, plastics, recycling, and electronics industries — will demonstrate products from across its product line at EXPO PACK Mexico in Mexico City, June 18-21.  Featured in Booth 2534 will be a number of products specifically designed for the food processing and ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

Quotes

  1. "The better you are bunting, swinging the bat and running the bases, that's going to stop the manager from taking you out of the game," Acta said. "If I know a guy isn't capable of bunting, that's probably going to shorten his outing."
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Manny Acta Source: The Associated Press

  2. "When they can run around like they do, they can do some bunting and stuff, you make a mistake and they will make you pay for it," Gardenhire said. "These guys do a lot of different things. They are a good contact team, [there are a] couple...
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Ron Gardenhire Source: MLB.com

  3. "Yes, he was bunting on his own," Philadelphia manager Charlie Manuel said.
    on Oct 23, 2008 By: Charlie Manuel Source: International Herald Tribune

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