1. W. E. B. Du Bois United States civil rights leader and political activist who campaigned for equality for Black Americans (1868-1963)
  2. dubious fraught with uncertainty or doubt
  3. bootboys a youth subculture that appeared first in England in the late 1960s as a working-class reaction to the hippies; hair was cropped close to the scalp; wore work-shirts and short jeans (supported by suspenders) and heavy red boots; involved in attacks against Asians and football hooliganism
  4. bedaub spread or daub (a surface)
  5. bat boy a boy who takes care of bats and other baseball equipment
  6. by the bye introducing a different topic; in point of fact
  7. beat up give a beating to
  8. beat-up damaged by blows or hard usage
  9. potboy a worker in an inn or public house who serves customers and does various chores
  10. put up place so as to be noticed
  11. by the piece one piece at a time
  12. paid-up paid in advance
  13. biotype organisms sharing a specified genotype or the genotype (or peculiarities) so shared
  14. put-up planned secretly
  15. potpie deep-dish meat and vegetable pie or a meat stew with dumplings
  16. Du Bois United States civil rights leader and political activist who campaigned for equality for Black Americans (1868-1963)
  17. hautbois a slender double-reed instrument
  18. party boss a leader in a political party who controls votes and dictates appointments
  19. platypus small densely furred aquatic monotreme of Australia and Tasmania having a broad bill and tail and webbed feet; only species in the family Ornithorhynchidae
  20. teddy boys a British youth subculture that first appeared in the 1950s