Try Our Apps


90s Slang You Should Know


[bol-uh nd; French baw-lahn; Flemish bol-ahnt] /ˈbɒl ənd; French bɔˈlɑ̃; Flemish ˈbɒl ɑnt/
Jean de
[French zhahn duh] /French ʒɑ̃ də/ (Show IPA),
or Johan van
[Flemish yoh-hahn vahn] /Flemish yoʊˈhɑn vɑn/ (Show IPA),
or John, 1596–1665, Belgian Jesuit hagiographer.
Also, Bollandus
[boh-lan-duh s] /boʊˈlæn dəs/ (Show IPA)
. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Bolland
Historical Examples
  • Mrs. Bolland washed his bruised face and helped him to undress.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • Before Bolland could answer, there came a knock at the door.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • Mrs. Bolland, drying her eyes, and quite satisfied now, went to the door and gazed after him.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • Bolland suspected the probable outcome and had acted accordingly.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • You will understand, Mr. Bolland, that the engine has to find itself, as the phrase goes.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • Mrs. Bolland, hearing there were “ladies” to visit her, entered with trepidation.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • Unhappily Miss Bolland also passed unidentified, though she held a cardboard tube aloft.

  • She was about to resume the lesson when the Baroness and Mrs. Bolland re-entered the house.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • Bolland laid down the Bible and glanced at Martin with a puzzled air.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy
  • Mrs. Bolland was childless after twenty years of married life.

    The Revellers Louis Tracy

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Bolland

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Bolland

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for bolland