nabob in a sentence

Sentence with the word nabob

I introduced him to her, and left her to improve the impression: 'tis well I was married in time; a nabob is a dangerous rival.

The family name, indeed, may stem from the same Arabic root as the word nabob, having been brought into Russia by the fourteenth-century Tatar prince Nabok Murza.

One morning, passing through Vessory Bazar, I was greatly shocked at seeing the nabob's elephant take up a little child in his trunk and dash its brains out against the ground; the only reason that could be observed was, that the child had thrown some pebble stones at it; and the only redress the poor disconsolate mother could obtain was a gift of fifty pagodas from the nabob, which is about equal to twenty pounds sterling.

Nobody, not even his old Eton chums, seemed to know much about him except that he was some kind of nabob, with connections in Leadenhall Street, but he was well received in Society, where his money and manners paid for all.

'tis well I was married in time; a nabob is a dangerous rival.

State, -- where he was growing rich fast enough to be able to decline that famous Russian offer which would have made him a kind of nabob in

I knew that Brice had been what we used to call a nabob and had made a fortune in India. "

At Christmas -- at every season, indeed -- the hospitable old "nabob" 1 entertained throngs of guests; and, if we choose to go back in fancy, we may see those Virginians of the old age amid their most characteristic surroundings.

“If your nabob is a nabob, he can very well afford to give madame the furniture.

State, -- where he was growing rich fast enough to be able to decline that famous Russian offer which would have made him a kind of nabob in a few years.

I married her because her father is a fucking nabob.

Mr. A: "Know what time the liquor store closes?" Mr. B: "Nabob, I do not. Why don't ya call them and find out.

Kylie Monogue is a Nabob. Don't you think. Yah! She definetly is! She still looks in her prime.

hay whats up "nabob

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  • Sentence for "nabob"
  • Synonym for "nabob"
    • wealthy
  • Hypernym for "nabob"
    • governor, man of means, rich man, wealthy man
  • Form for "nabob"
    • Nob Hill
  • Same Context for "nabob"
    • cent, black-lashed, pocketknife, dodderer, ilove
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