Definitions for "Bower"
Keywords:  shady, arbor, leafy, shelter, garden
A shelter or covered place in a garden, made with boughs of trees or vines, etc., twined together; an arbor; a shady recess.
a framework that supports climbing plants; "the arbor provided a shady resting place in the park"
a leafy shelter or recess
Keywords:  poetic, lodge, lady, esp, bends
One who bows or bends.
A muscle that bends a limb, esp. the arm.
Anciently, a chamber; a lodging room; esp., a lady's private apartment.
Keywords:  embower, inclose
To embower; to inclose.
Keywords:  bauer, euchre, jack, trump, suit
One of the two highest cards in the pack commonly used in the game of euchre.
The word bower is from the German bauer, meaning farmer, (I have no idea what the significance is.) The two bowers are the two highest ranked trump for the hand. The right bower is the highest; it is the Jack from the trump suit. The left bower is the second highest; it is the Jack from the suit of the same colour as the trump suit. The left bower does not belong to its real suit for the purposes of following suit or suit rank.
the jack of a suit; see left bower or right bower deal to distribute the cards to the players dealer the player who deals the cards
Keywords:  anchor, stowed, ready, chain, vessel
An anchor carried at the bow of a ship.
The principle anchor of a vessel, the bower is permanently attached by a cable or chain and kept ready for immediate use. Best Bower The larger of two bowers.
A main anchor of a vessel. It is carried at the bow.
Another term for a Maze or Labyrinth, especially a hedge Maze.
Keywords:  hawk, nest, young, begins, leave
A young hawk, when it begins to leave the nest.
Keywords:  enclose
enclose in a bower