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 Bridges Bridges

noun

  • United States labor leader who organized the longshoremen (1901-1990)  ( Bridges, Harry Bridges )
    United States labor leader who organized the longshoremen (1901-1990)


  •  bridge bridge

    noun

  • () a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.  ( span, bridge )
    a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.
  • () a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected  ( bridge circuit, bridge )
    a circuit consisting of two branches (4 arms arranged in a diamond configuration) across which a meter is connected
  • () something resembling a bridge in form or function  ( bridge )
    something resembling a bridge in form or function
     his letters provided a bridge across the centuries
    his letters provided a bridge across the centuries
  • () any of various card games based on whist for four players  ( bridge )
    any of various card games based on whist for four players
  • () the hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose  ( bridge )
    the hard ridge that forms the upper part of the nose
     her glasses left marks on the bridge of her nose
    her glasses left marks on the bridge of her nose
  • an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain stands  ( bridge, bridge deck )
    an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain stands
  • the link between two lenses; rests on the nose  ( bridge, nosepiece )
    the link between two lenses; rests on the nose
  • a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth  ( bridge, bridgework )
    a denture anchored to teeth on either side of missing teeth
  • a wooden support that holds the strings up  ( bridge )
    a wooden support that holds the strings up
  • verb

  • () connect or reduce the distance between  ( bridge over, bridge )
    connect or reduce the distance between
  • () make a bridge across  ( bridge )
    make a bridge across
     bridge a river
    bridge a river
  • cross over on a bridge  ( bridge )
    cross over on a bridge