[ boh-uhl ]
/ ˈboʊ əl /
Sir Mackenzie, 1823–1917, Canadian statesman, born in England: prime minister 1894–96.
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What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
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Words nearby Bowell
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Example sentences from the Web for Bowell
Mr. Bowell is English by birth, but has resided in this country ever since his tenth year.
Mr. Bowell was unanimously elected to the office, and continued to occupy it until 1878, when he declined reëlection.