bayounoun [ C ]uk /ˈbaɪ.uː/ us /ˈbaɪ.uː/
Examples from literature
- About five in the afternoon we gathered on the bank of the bayou.
- He pointed down the bayou toward the river.
- In these forests there are numerous bayous that form a net-work converting the land into a series of islands.
- Tall palms sometimes grew along the bayous, for the country is half tropic.
- The bayou in the rear must have topped flood level.