noun, plural cols [kolz; French kawl] /kɒlz; French kɔl/.
Origin of col
Origin of col.1
Examples from the Web for col
Contemporary Examples of col
Then a larger-scale map revealed a twisting, narrow road up to the Col de Lizarrieta, at around 1,300 feet.Is This Hemingway’s Pamplona or a Lot of Bull?
July 13, 2014
After the Armistice, Brazier hosted one of her popular pig roasts at Col de la Luère, hiring a clown and a marching band.The Queen of the French Kitchen
March 26, 2014
Daniel L. Davis is a Lt. Col in the US Army, stationed in Washington, DC.To Salvage What we can From Afghanistan, Our Leaders Must Admit that the War has Failed
Daniel L. Davis
January 23, 2014
She shed each one like a petulant child, reciting all of their names alphabetically: col marin, col Medicis.Tilda Swinton and Oliver Saillard Perform the Creation of Fashion in ‘Eternity Dress’
November 21, 2013
“Every night, Rangers are going out on targets that are IED makers, suicide bombers,” says Lt. Col Brian de Santis.Death Benefit Scandal Is the Government Shutdown’s Ultimate Insult
October 10, 2013
Historical Examples of col
It was found necessary to abandon the Donon and the Col de Sapt.
Then as Col was a sportsman, and had powder on board, I figured that we might be blown up.
Col's bowl was finished; and by that time we were well warmed.
I am going to stop the passages by Ventimiglia and the Col di Tende.Dross
Henry Seton Merriman
Col is computed to be thirteen miles in length, and three in breadth.A Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland
Word Origin for col
form of Latin com- before stems beginning in -l- (see com-).