Associations to the word «Bourne»


BOURNE, noun. (countable) (archaic) A boundary.
BOURNE, noun. (archaic) A goal or destination.
BOURNE, noun. (countable) A stream or brook in which water flows only seasonally.
BOURNE TEST, noun. A diagnostic test for vesicointestinal fistulae, based on observation of a urine sample after a barium enema.
BOURNE TESTS, noun. Plural of Bourne test

Dictionary definition

BOURNE, noun. An archaic term for a boundary.
BOURNE, noun. An archaic term for a goal or destination.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley