Bonair Bo*nair", a. [OE., also bonere, OF. bonnaire, Cotgr., abbrev. of debonnaire. See {Debonair}.] Gentle; courteous; complaisant; yielding. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Bonair — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Bonair (Arkansas) Bonair (Georgia) Bonair (Iowa) Bonair (Pennsylvania) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bonair — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Roger Bonair-Agard — A native of Trinidad and Tobago, Roger Bonair Agard is a poet who lives in Brooklyn. Bonair Agard was a member of the 1997 Nuyorican Poets Cafe Poetry Slam team and later coached the 1998 Nuyorican Poets Cafe Poetry Slam team, which went on to… …   Wikipedia

  • Def Poetry — Def Poetry, also known as Russell Simmons Presents Def Poetry or Def Poetry Jam, which was co founded by Bruce George, Danny Simmons and Deborah Pointer, is an HBO television series produced by hip hop music entrepreneur Russell Simmons. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Streamliner — A streamliner is any vehicle that incorporates streamlining to produce a shape that provides less resistance to air. The term is most often applied to certain high speed railway trainsets of the 1930s to 1950s, and to their successor bullet… …   Wikipedia

  • Lynne Procope — is a Trinidadian born American poet and textile designer. She is one of the founders of the louderARTS Project. In 1998, Procope made the 1998 Nuyorican Poetry Slam team. She and her fellow Nuyorican team members Alix Olson, Steve Coleman and Guy …   Wikipedia

  • Debonair — Deb o*nair , a. [OE. debonere, OF. de bon aire, debonaire, of good descent or lineage, excellent, debonair, F. d[ e]bonnaire debonair; de of (L. de) + bon good (L. bonus) + aire. See {Air}, and {Bounty}, and cf. {Bonair}.] Characterized by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Palo Alto, California — Palo Alto redirects here. For other uses, see Palo Alto (disambiguation). City of Palo Alto   City   Palo Alto Skyline …   Wikipedia

  • List of performance poets — The following is a (very) partial list of performance poets. See performance poetry for more information.Australia*Jas H. Duke *Jayne Fenton Keane *Chris Mansell *Pi O *Amanda Stewart *Billy Marshall Stoneking *Komninos ZervosCanada*Lillian Allen …   Wikipedia

  • Spoken word — is a form of literary art or artistic performance in which lyrics, poetry, or stories are spoken rather than sung. Spoken word is often done with a musical background, but emphasis is kept on the speaker.One of the most common sorts of spoken… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”