bimbo

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bimbo a young woman indulged by rich and powerful older men
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: The 1987 film "Hot Rod Harlots" was promoted with this tag line: "Unwed! Untamed! Unleaded! Backseat Bimbos meet their Roadside Romeos."
    • n bimbo A kind of punch, drunk as a liqueur, made with six lemons and a pound of sugar to a quart of brandy and a quart of water.
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Usage

In literature:

At last she said she must be going, and I went out and shouted to Donald to get Bimbo and the calash ready, and four men as an escort.
"The Yeoman Adventurer" by George W. Gough
There's news for you, Bimbo.
"The Gold Hunter's Adventures" by William H. Thomes
But I must go back to my bimbo now.
"Romola" by George Eliot
And all the time the thumb stuck fast and the fingers wiggled from the end of the nose of Bimbo the Snip.
"Rootabaga Stories" by Carl Sandburg
In among the hills of Echizen, within sight of the snowy mountain called Hakuzan, lived a farmer named Bimbo.
"Japanese Fairy World" by William Elliot Griffis
And now, dearest Bimbo, God bless you.
"The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton" by Mrs. Russell Barrington
Jack had a parrot called Bimbo.
"Daisy" by Miranda Eliot Swan
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In poetry:

Di sibili infiorato e` l'idioma,
Dolce all'amore; auster su labbri austeri.
C'e` qualche bimbo colla bionda chioma...
Caso raro!... perche` son tutti neri!
"Cagliari" by Ferdinando Fontana

In news:

The age of the hardboiled sleuth and his bimbo sidekick is over.
Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto.
Bradford Cox, aka Atlas Sound, has a moment at Bimbo's.
Hostess CEO says acquisition by Grupo Bimbo a ' misconception .
Last October, bereft and confused a mere hour or two after the Giants had lost Game 7, we made our way to Bimbo's, much as our more devout fellow fans trekked to Grace Cathedral.
Del Bimbo, M Campanai, P. Nesi, "A Three-Dimensional Iconic Environment for Image Database Querying," IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, vol 19, no 10, pp 997-1011, October, 1993.
Underwater Bimbos From Outer Space.
Kelly fights to prove she's not a "perky blonde bimbo" as Beth has stated.
Amy Newman/The Record Bimbo Olumuyiwa Oyewole, 55, of Elizabeth, has been accused of using a dead man's ID to work as a security supervisor in Newark.
Grupo Bimbo are all said to be in the running to buy up assets from liquidating Twinkies maker.
Hostess has received interest from a wide group of bidders including Hurst Capital and reportedly Sara Lee and Entenmann's owner Grupo Bimbo and Pabst Blue Ribbon backer C. Dean Metropoulos and Co.
Grupo Bimbo and Pabst Blue Ribbon backer C. Dean Metropoulos and Co.
Grupo Bimbo are all said to be in the running to buy up assets from liquidating Twinkies maker .
The Flaming Lips Bimbo's 365 Club San Francisco, CA Tuesday, February 21, 2012.
Sara Lee to sell bakery businesses in Spain, Portugal to Grupo Bimbo.
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