noun. ['ˈbaɪuː'] a swampy arm or slow-moving outlet of a lake (term used mainly in Mississippi and Louisiana).
- bayou (Cajun French)
- bayuk (Choctaw)
Rhymes with Bayou
How do you pronounce bayou?
Pronounce bayou as baɪu.
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Sentences with bayou
Some bayou theme parties take place around Mardis Gras, which calls for a slightly grander costume.
2. Noun, singular or mass
Multiple strands of colored beads are another Mardis Gras on the bayou favorite.