What does nabob mean?

nabob in AZ Dictionary

(n) A governor in India underneath the Mogul Empire. Also referred to as nawab.
(n) one of wide range and prominence.
(n) An Indian ruler within the Mogul kingdom; a nawab.

nabob in Community Dictionary

1) slang the term "no", since the first syllable is pronounced "nay", another way of saying no. 2) awesome make of java! by Dorthy FlakeReport definition
a non racial term for a black person by MaxwellReport definition

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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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