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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - More than one man who takes a woman on dates or escorts her to events.

Usage examples (29)
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  • Of course Milly had "beaux," as she called them then.
  • Routed from here by more butterflies, with "beaux," she did her reading on a bench in the hallway. for more
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  • A "beau" is a boyfriend; "beaus" or "beaux" are more than one beau. A "bow" is a weapon that shoots arrows, a stick for playing the violin, anything curved, or a decorative knot.
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