Bluestocking - (n.) A literary lady; a female pedant.
Bluestocking - (n.) The American avocet (Recurvirostra Americana).
Bluestockingism - (n.) The character or manner of a bluestocking; female pedantry.
Bluestone - (n.) Blue vitriol.
Bluestone - (n.) A grayish blue building stone, as that commonly used in the eastern United States.
Blues - n.pl. 1 (prec. By the) bout of depression. 2 a (prec. By the; often treated as sing.) Melancholic music of black american origin, usu. In a twelve-bar sequence. B (pl. Same) (as sing.) Piece of such music (played a blues).
Bluestocking - n. Usu. Derog. Intellectual or literary woman. [18th-c. Blue stocking society]
Rhythm and blues - n. Popular music with blues themes and a strong rhythm.
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