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Bowdlerize
To edit by omitting select indelicate parts; modify
Brae
A slope or hillside
Brandish
To wave or shake defiantly or triumphantly (as in a weapon)
Bravado
A swaggering show of courage
Bray
A loud, harsh cry
Braze
To make of or decorate with brass
Brazier
An open pan or basin for holding live coals
Breech
The buttocks
Bric-a-brac
Small, ornamental objects for decoration
Broach
To bring up (for discussion or debate)
Brogan
A coarse, heavy shoe
Brogue
A strong dialectical accent (especially that of the Irish)
Brooch
A decorative pin worn by women as jewelry
Browbeat
To overwhelm by strong or rude address or manner; bully
Brusque
Somewhat rough or rude in manner of speech
Bullock
An ox
Bulwark
Anything that gives security or defense
Bumptious
Offensively assertive
Bungle
To execute clumsily
Burnish
To make brilliant or shining
Bursar
A treasurer
Bustle
To hurry
Butte
A conspicuous hill
Buttress
A support or prop