bashaw definition

  • noun:
    • A pasha.
    • an extremely big siluroid fish (Leptops olivaris) of Mississippi area; the goujon or mudcat.
    • A Turkish subject of honor, now written pasha. See pasha.
    • Fig.: A magnate or grandee.
    • a tremendously huge siluroid fish (Leptops olivaris) associated with Mississippi valley; -- also known as goujon, mud pet, and yellow pet.
    • Same as pasha.
    • A grandee; an essential personage; a bigwig.
    • The mud-cat, Leptops olivaris.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "bashaw"
    • "Veil, sir, I'm vot they calls…
    • View More
  • Cross Reference for "bashaw"
113 votes

How would you define bashaw?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!