It was like the foot of an aborigine; undeformed, undeflected from nature's lines by fashionable footgear.
His dark, tawny skin, his blanket and features indicated that he was an aborigine.
Given half a chance, he would undoubtedly have told the savage more about the latter's habits than the aborigine himself knew.
Just after the capture, an aborigine told his tribe that his death was at hand.
Myall: An aborigine living according to tradition; wild; any of several types of wattle trees (genus Acacia).
However, he thought grimly, there was this Australian aborigine.
Many were in use among the Spanish half-castes on the ranch, and this aborigine grasped their meaning at once.
Sal was not so black as the aborigine, and had been brought up on a mission station.
One aborigine had been wont to emphasize his after-dinner arguments with a toothpick brandished fiercely between thumb and finger.
He had scratched an aborigine, and to his surprise was finding indications of a man.
1858, mistaken singular of aborigines (1540s; the correct singular is aboriginal), from Latin Aborigines "the first ancestors of the Romans; the first inhabitants" (especially of Latium), possibly a tribal name, or from ab origine, literally "from the beginning." Extended 1789 to natives of other countries which Europeans have colonized. Australian slang shortening Abo attested from 1922.