Even a bashi-bazouk must have quailed before that amazing declaration and that patient resignation to fate.
But may I ask what all this means, and why you were hiding behind my curtains as though you were a burglar or a bashi-bazouk?
I get twenty doldars for a real odalisk and fifteen for a bashi-bazouk.
There is something about him as exotic as a samovar, as essentially un-American as a bashi-bazouk, a nose-ring or a fugue.
As I looked six spearmen started out and spurred full speed at our bashi-bazouk, who was some two hundred yards behind us.
The sand of the desert, Seti's breath and the tail of his yelek made the coat of bashi-bazouk like silk.
When we clattered into the cobbled street, we found a solitary bashi-bazouk armed with a Winchester repeating rifle.