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nawab

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noun na·wab \nə-ˈwäb\

Definition of nawab

  1. :  nabob



Examples of nawab in a sentence

  1. <a meeting with the nawabs on the university's board of trustees>



Origin and Etymology of nawab

Urdu nawāb


First Known Use: 1758

Rhymes with nawab

bedaub, corncob, day job, demob, doorknob, heartthrob, hobnob, macabre, McJob, memsahib, nabob, plumb bob, Punjab, snow job, stop knob, Welsh cob


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