English - English Dictionary

burl: noun: bu025cu02d0l

Few words

burlapcoarse jute fabric
burlap baga bag made of burlap
burlsoft lump or unevenness in a yarn; either an imperfection or created by design
burlesquea composition that imitates somebody''s style in a humorous way
burlesquea theatrical entertainment of broad and earthy humor; consists of comic skits and short turns (and sometimes striptease)
Burlingtonthe largest city in Vermont; located in northwestern Vermont on Lake Champlain; site of the University of Vermont
TamburlaineMongolian ruler of Samarkand who led his nomadic hordes to conquer an area from Turkey to Mongolia (1336-1405)
burla large rounded outgrowth on the trunk or branch of a tree
burlthe wood cut from a tree burl or outgrowth; often used decoratively in veneer
hurly burlya disorderly outburst or tumult; "they were amazed by the furious disturbance they had caused"
burlremove the burls from cloth
burlesquemake a parody of; "The students spoofed the teachers"
burled(of wood) have a pattern from the grain of a tree burl
burlymuscular and heavily built; "a beefy wrestler"; "had a tall burly frame"; "clothing sizes for husky boys"; "a strapping boy of eighteen"; "`buirdly'' is a Scottish term"
burlesquerelating to or characteristic of a burlesque; "burlesque theater"