Words containing bb

2 letter words containing bb

  • bb — Barbados

3 letter words containing bb

  • abb — the yarn used for the warp
  • bba — Bachelor of Business Administration
  • bbb — Better Business Bureau
  • bbc — The BBC is a British organization which broadcasts programmes on radio and television. BBC is an abbreviation for 'British Broadcasting Corporation'.
  • bbl — be back later

4 letter words containing bb

  • abba — Swedish pop group (1972–82): comprised Benny Andersson (born 1946), Agnetha Faltskog (born 1950), Anni-Frid Lyngstad (born 1945), and Bjorn Ulvaeus (born 1945); numerous hit singles included "Waterloo" (1974), "Dancing Queen" (1977), and "The Winner Takes It All" (1980)
  • abbe — Ernst. 1840–1905, German physicist, noted for his work in optics and the microscope condenser known as the Abbe condenser
  • abbr — abbreviated
  • abbs — Plural form of abb.
  • abby — a female given name, form of Abigail.

5 letter words containing bb

  • abbai — the part of the Blue Nile above Lake Tana.
  • abbas — Ferhat. 1899–1985, Algerian nationalist leader: joined the National Liberation Front (1956); president of the provisional government of the Algerian republic (1958–61)
  • abbat — Archaic spelling of abbot.
  • abbed — displaying well-developed abdominal muscles
  • abbes — a member of the secular clergy.

6 letter words containing bb

  • abbacy — the office, term of office, or jurisdiction of an abbot or abbess
  • abbado — Claudio. 1933–2014, Italian conductor; principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra (1979–88); director of the Vienna State Opera (1986–91), and the Berlin Philharmonic (1989–2001)
  • abbasi — (historical) A silver coin of Persia, introduced by Safavid Shah Abbas in 16th century, worth about twenty cents.
  • abbess — An abbess is the nun who is in charge of the other nuns in a convent.
  • abbeys — Plural form of abbey.

7 letter words containing bb

  • -babble — jargon or wordy and confusing language related to or characteristic of a (specified) field, group, etc.
  • -nibbed — having a nib of the specified type
  • abbasid — any caliph of the dynasty that ruled the Muslim empire from Baghdad (750–1258) and claimed descent from Abbas, uncle of Mohammed
  • abbozzo — (art) A rough drawing or model.
  • abbrev. — abbreviation

8 letter words containing bb

  • abbacies — Plural form of abbacy.
  • abbassid — a member of the dynasty of caliphs that ruled Baghdad ( a.d. 750-1258) and claimed descent from Mohammed's uncle, Abbas
  • abbatial — of or relating to an abbot, abbess, or abbey
  • abbesses — Plural form of abbess.
  • adlibbed — to improvise all or part of (a speech, a piece of music, etc.): to ad-lib one's lines.

9 letter words containing bb

  • abbatical — (obsolete) alternate form of abbatial (Attested from the mid 17th century until the mid 19th century.).
  • abbeville — a town in N France: brewing, sugar-refining, and carpet industries. Pop: 24 567 (1999)
  • adlibbing — to improvise all or part of (a speech, a piece of music, etc.): to ad-lib one's lines.
  • archabbey — An abbey which is the seat of an archabbot (high monastic rank within an order or congregation).
  • archabbot — In certain Catholic (notably Benedictine) congregations, the title of the general superior, ranking above all other abbots, vested in a particular abbey, which hence is called an archabbey (usually its motherhouse, such as Beuron, which gave its name to a Benedictine congregation).

10 letter words containing bb

  • abba-dabba — a person or thing of little importance.
  • abbotsford — estate (1812-32) of Sir Walter Scott, on the Tweed in SE Scotland
  • abbreviate — If you abbreviate something, especially a word or a piece of writing, you make it shorter.
  • babbitting — Present participle of babbitt.
  • babblative — having a tendency to babble; loquacious

11 letter words containing bb

  • abbevillian — the period represented by Lower Palaeolithic European sites containing the earliest hand axes, dating from the Mindel glaciation
  • abbreviated — made into a shorter form
  • abbreviates — Third-person singular simple present indicative form of abbreviate.
  • abbreviator — to shorten (a word or phrase) by omitting letters, substituting shorter forms, etc., so that the shortened form can represent the whole word or phrase, as ft. for foot, ab. for about, R.I. for Rhode Island, NW for Northwest, or Xn for Christian.
  • backstabbed — Simple past tense and past participle of backstab.

12 letter words containing bb

  • abbreviately — In an abbreviate way.
  • abbreviating — Present participle of abbreviate.
  • abbreviation — An abbreviation is a short form of a word or phrase, made by leaving out some of the letters or by using only the first letter of each word.
  • abbreviatory — shortening
  • abbreviature — an abbreviation

13 letter words containing bb

  • abbreviations — a shortened or contracted form of a word or phrase, used to represent the whole, as Dr. for Doctor, U.S. for United States, lb. for pound.
  • back-stabbing — Back-stabbing consists of unkind and disloyal actions or remarks that are likely to harm someone such as a friend or colleague.
  • bobby-dazzler — anything outstanding, striking, or showy, esp an attractive girl
  • brass-rubbing — an antiquarian's technique for copying designs from incised brass memorial slabs and the like.
  • cabbalistical — cabbalistic

14 letter words containing bb

  • afro-caribbean — Afro-Caribbean refers to people from the Caribbean whose ancestors came from Africa.
  • flabbergasting — to overcome with surprise and bewilderment; astound.
  • flabberghasted — Simple past tense and past participle of flabberghast.
  • hobbledehoydom — the condition of being a hobbledehoy
  • hobbledehoyish — of or like a hobbledehoy

15 letter words containing bb

16 letter words containing bb

  • cops-and-robbers — A cops-and-robbers film, television programme, or book is one whose story involves the police trying to catch criminals.
  • flabbergastation — (colloquial) Bewildered shock or surprise; the state or condition of being flabbergasted.
  • flabbergastingly — Surprisingly, astonishingly or amazingly.
  • flibbertigibbets — Plural form of flibbertigibbet.
  • flibbertigibbety — Like a flibbertigibbet; flighty; scatterbrained.

17 letter words containing bb

  • african-caribbean — African-Caribbean refers to people from the Caribbean whose ancestors came from Africa.
  • headline-grabbing — A headline-grabbing statement or activity is one that is intended to attract a lot of attention, especially from the media.

18 letter words containing bb

  • attention-grabbing — An attention-grabbing remark or activity is one that is intended to make people notice it.

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