1. bureau.

  2. bushel; bushels.

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How to use bu. in a sentence

  • If they were telling the truth I realized that labor's gall bladder had done bu'sted and we didn't have long to live.

    The Iron Puddler | James J. Davis
  • The white man told him it meant that he "had done bu'sted his gall bladder and didn't have long to live."

    The Iron Puddler | James J. Davis
  • An example of the present infinitive used after aprs (cf. il est parti aprs avoir bu un verre d'eau).

    Contes Franais | Douglas Labaree Buffum
  • Na chaffere ne driue e ancre is chepilt is bu forte sullen efter biete ha chepe hire sawle e chapmon of helle.

  • He jess walk right straight inter de bu'nin', roarin' flameses!

    East Angels | Constance Fenimore Woolson