• Bower Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A shelter or covered place in a garden, made with boughs of trees or vines, etc., twined together; an arbor; a shady recess.
  2. (v. i.) To lodge.
  3. (v. & n.) An anchor carried at the bow of a ship.
  4. (v. & n.) One who bows or bends.
  5. (n.) A young hawk, when it begins to leave the nest.
  6. (n.) Anciently, a chamber; a lodging room; esp., a ladys private apartment.
  7. (v. t.) To embower; to inclose.
  8. (n.) One of the two highest cards in the pack commonly used in the game of euchre.
  9. (n.) A rustic cottage or abode; poetically, an attractive abode or retreat.
  10. (v. & n.) A muscle that bends a limb, esp. the arm.

Arbor, Embower, Pergola,

• Bower bird Definition & Synonyms

  1. () An Australian bird (Ptilonorhynchus violaceus / holosericeus), allied to the starling, which constructs singular bowers or playhouses of twigs and decorates them with bright-colored objects; the satin bird.