Associations to the word «Bunting»


BUNTING, noun. Strips of material used as festive decoration, especially in the colours of the national flag.
BUNTING, noun. (nautical) A thin cloth of woven wool from which flags are made; it is light enough to spread in a gentle wind but resistant to fraying in a strong wind.
BUNTING, noun. Flags considered as a group.
BUNTING, noun. Any of various songbirds, mostly of the genus Emberiza, having short bills and brown or gray plumage.
BUNTING, verb. Present participle of bunt
BUNTING, proper noun. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist R.H. Bunting (fl. 1923).

Dictionary definition

BUNTING, noun. A loosely woven fabric used for flags, etc..
BUNTING, noun. Any of numerous seed-eating songbirds of Europe or North America.

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