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Kauravas

[kou-ruh-vahz]
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noun (used with a plural verb)
  1. (in the Mahabharata) the cousins and enemies of the Pandavas.
Also Kurus.
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Historical Examples

  • Duryodhana of the Kauravas was jealous of all the Pandavas, and especially of Arjuna.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • It is true, indeed, that the Kauravas have wronged the Pandavas.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • The Kauravas held a council of war, and they chose Drona to be their leader.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • How can I now desert the Kauravas, who trust in me in waging this war.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie

  • Let the Kauravas this day behold the friendship of thee and Arjuna.

    Indian Myth and Legend

    Donald Alexander Mackenzie