bay

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbeɪ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/beɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bā)


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bay

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [sailing, fishing, swimming] in the bay
  2. [sail, swim] across the bay
  3. [sunbathing, camping, dining] by the bay
  4. [east, west] of the bay
  5. [Thunder, Tampa] Bay
  6. grew up near the bay
  7. am going to the bay for the [weekend, summer]
  8. Is this considered a bay?
  9. a [house, hotel] overlooking the bay
  10. [reversed, backed] into the loading bay
  11. the aircraft's [loading, holding, cargo] bay
  12. The car repair shop has several service bays.
  13. is in the sick bay
  14. grew bay [in a pot, in the garden]
  15. add [basil, thyme] and bay to the soup
  16. equestrian: The horse is a bay.
  17. equestrian: saddled up the bay
adj
  1. a bay [mare, horse]
  2. the [horse] is bay
  3. [cook, infuse] with bay leaves
  4. with bay windows
v
  1. bay at the moon
  2. the [hounds, dogs] are baying
  3. are baying for [blood, a fight]
adv
  1. keep [pain, hackers, intruders] at bay
  2. he felt at bay
n as adj
  1. a bay [area, street, resort, hotel]
  2. in the Bay Area
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