Dictionary Meaning and Definition on 'Buxom'
Buxom Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
- (of a woman's body) having a large bosom and pleasing curves; "Hollywood seems full of curvaceous blondes"; "a curvy young woman in a tight dress" [syn: bosomy, busty, curvaceous, curvy, full-bosomed, sonsie, sonsy, voluptuous, well-endowed]
- euphemisms for slightly fat; "a generation ago...buxom actresses were popular"- Robt.A.Hamilton; "chubby babies"; "pleasingly plump" [syn: chubby, embonpoint, plump, zaftig, zoftig]
- Buxom \Bux"om\, a. [OE. buxum, boxom, buhsum, pliable, obedient,
AS. b[=o]csum, b[=u]hsum (akin to D. buigzaam blexible, G.
biegsam); b[=u]gan to bow, bend + -sum, E. -some. See Bow
to bend, and -some.]
- Yielding; pliable or compliant; ready to obey; obedient; tractable; docile; meek; humble. [Obs.] So wild a beast, so tame ytaught to be, And buxom to his bands, is joy to see. --Spenser. I submit myself unto this holy church of Christ, to be ever buxom and obedient to the ordinance of it. --Foxe.
- Having the characteristics of health, vigor, and comeliness, combined with a gay, lively manner; stout and rosy; jolly; frolicsome. A daughter fair, So buxom, blithe, and debonair. --Milton. A parcel of buxom bonny dames, that were laughing, singing, dancing, and as merry as the day was long. --Tatler. -- Bux"om*ly, adv. -- Bux"om*ness, n.
Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Buxom'
- Buxom: buxom.
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Buxom Sample Sentences in News
- Baroness von Langendorff’s history of beguilement
Baroness von Langendorff, the buxom red-haired widow being sued by the relatives of Nepalese diplomat Shail Upadhya, has a long history of beguiling wealthy men. As The Post reported over... Read more on this news related to 'Buxom'
- toteplacepot Racing's Favourite Bet 'Jumpers' Bumper' NH Flat Race 2m
BUXOM wasn't disgraced in one of these at Kempton at the end of last month. She won a couple of bumpers at the start of her career and has been successful on soft ground over hurdles so this deeper surface should suit and she has little to beat here. Read more on this news related to 'Buxom'
- What’s Kate Upton’s Instagram? How To Follow The Buxom Blonde On IG
To the delight of many, Sports Illustrated model Kate Upton joined Instagram this week. So now the masses can see candid, never-before-seen pictures of the blonde beauty. For those who are clamoring to get a glimpse of the buxom model’s photos, she’s easiest enough to find on IG. Simply type “Kate Upton” into the explore section of the app, and make sure y Read more on this news related to 'Buxom'