1. poignant keenly distressing to the mind or feelings
  2. bail bond (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial
  3. bellyband a cloth band that is worn around the waist
  4. proponent a person who argues for a cause or puts forward an idea
  5. Viola blanda short-stemmed violet of eastern North America having fragrant purple-veined white flowers
  6. malignant dangerous to health
  7. bluebonnet low-growing annual herb of southwestern United States (Texas) having silky foliage and blue flowers; a leading cause of livestock poisoning in the southwestern United States
  8. blue pointed common blue-grey shark of southwest Pacific
  9. Belamcanda a monocotyledonous genus of the family Iridaceae
  10. ballpoint a pen that has a small metal ball from which ink flows
  11. blue point oysters originally from Long Island Sound but now from anywhere along the northeastern seacoast; usually eaten raw
  12. bluepoint oysters originally from Long Island Sound but now from anywhere along the northeastern seacoast; usually eaten raw
  13. lieutenant a commissioned military officer
  14. Dahlia pinnata any of several plants of or developed from the species Dahlia pinnata having tuberous roots and showy rayed variously colored flower heads; native to the mountains of Mexico and Central America and Colombia
  15. Paul Bunyan a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and Canada
  16. Mitella pentandra small plant with leaves in a basal cluster and tiny greenish flowers in slender racemes; northwestern North America to California and Colorado
  17. vilipend belittle
  18. sublieutenant an officer ranking next below a lieutenant
  19. billboard large outdoor signboard
  20. Ceiba pentandra massive tropical tree with deep ridges on its massive trunk and bearing large pods of seeds covered with silky floss; source of the silky kapok fiber