Dictionary and thesaurus programs and websites allow us to go beyond the dated, printed dictionary.
The United Kingdom may be leaving the EU (so sorry for that!
), but the Dutch and the English can never cut their family ties.
However, I was quite surprised recently to receive a message from a reader which said that in The Hague a mother with a 3 month old baby was told she was not allowed to breastfeed at the cafe of the Mauritshuis museum.
Apparently this is not exactly an isolated incident, which brings me to the subject of today’s post, essential tips for expats on breastfeeding in public. Before we address breastfeeding, it’s clear that in society there’s such a things as good breasts and bad breasts.
Booty, as a generic for women and their sexuality, is older than might be expected: dating to 1908 and a song ‘She Got Good Booty’.
It draws on the standard buttocks and slang’s abbreviated butt (from 1675) and can of course mean the posterior itself.
It contains a collection of around 61 dictionaries, which includes dictionaries, thesauruses, and glossaries, as well as English, Spanish, French, and Polish word references.
When you type a word into the search box Ultimate Dictionary, it looks for it in all the dictionaries it contains at once and provides a meaning from each dictionary in which the word was found in the right pane.
And our relatives on that "precious stone set in the silver sea" have not even said "sorry" to us.