BOW


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AcronymDefinition
BOWBecoming an Outdoors Woman (various organizations)
BOWBattle of Wits
BOWBank of the West (Oak Creek, California)
BOWBag of Words (text representation)
BOWBlessing of Wisdom (World of Warcraft)
BOWBread on the Waters
BOWBag of Waters
BOWBitch on Wheels
BOWBottom of Wall
BOWBio-Organic Weapon (Resident Evil game)
BOWBasic Operating Weight (aviation)
BOWBack of Wall
BOWBill of Work
BOWBethlehem Olive Wood
BoWBrotherhood of Warez
BOWBeginning of Window (launch)
BOWBrowsable On-air Witness (TV studio loop video recorder for legal proof/monitoring; EVS Broadcast Equipment)
BOWBright Object Warning
BOWBattalion Orderly Warrant
BOWBlue Ocean Wireless Ltd. (Dublin, Ireland)
BOWBureau of Wildlife (various locations)
References in classic literature ?
She loosed the strap from the handle of the door, put in the key, and drove it straight home to shoot back the bolts that held the doors; {161} these flew open with a noise like a bull bellowing in a meadow, and Penelope stepped upon the raised platform, where the chests stood in which the fair linen and clothes were laid by along with fragrant herbs: reaching thence, she took down the bow with its bow case from the peg on which it hung.
Once at Baden-Baden I nearly lost a train because I could not be sure that three young ladies opposite me at table were Germans, since I had not heard them speak; they might be American, they might be English, it was not safe to venture a bow; but just as I had got that far with my thought, one of them began a German remark, to my great relief and gratitude; and before she got out her third word, our bows had been delivered and graciously returned, and we were off.
Why, your bow is quite spoiled," said the old poet.
Then one of them, with his mouth full, called out to Robin, "Hulloa, where goest thou, little lad, with thy one-penny bow and thy farthing shafts?
Now, Locksley,'' said Prince John to the bold yeoman, with a bitter smile, ``wilt thou try conclusions with Hubert, or wilt thou yield up bow, baldric, and quiver, to the Provost of the sports?
But the boy, although he took kindly to these lessons of breeding, was yet happiest when he had his beloved bow in hand and strolled at will, listening to the murmur of the trees.
As she charged, Kulonga unslung his bow and fitted an arrow with almost unthinkable quickness.
he added, with a slight inclination of his head in reply to Balashev's bow.
Immediately a device fluttered from the bow of the warship on the ground.
Yet, as you see, he hath left me, as he hath left many another poor border archer, with no grip for bill or bow.
Lop-Ear, caught unawares, also hastily reversed, but did not win the protection of the trunk until after the Fire-Man had twanged the bow.
Well, since it's impossible tonight, let us start," she said, not noticing Vronsky's bow, and she hastily put her hand on Korsunsky's shoulder.