Word Of The Day 4-20-2017

bulse

Popularity: Bottom 30% of words

plural -s

  1. :  a purse or bag in which to carry or measure valuables (such as diamonds or gold dust); broadly :  a parcel of jewels


Examples

A brain addacked Ron bud I dink he’s all righd – and Herbione’s unconscious, bud we could feel a bulse   – ‘Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

‘I am a bid of a doctor,’ said Darco; ‘led me veel your bulse.
Despair’s Last Journey

Pray, Clarence, look at her, entangled in her bale of gold muslin, and conscious of her bulse of diamonds! —Belinda


Origin

Portuguese bolsa, literally, purse, from Medieval Latin bursa — more at purse


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