Definition for boas (2 of 2)
noun, plural bo·as.
Origin of boa
Examples from the Web for boas
The bright fur accessories include fur bowties, boas, and camera straps.Gisele Lands New Campaign, 'Anorexxxy' Sunglasses Are a Thing|The Fashion Beast Team|February 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The argument of Dr. Boas, at this point, seems strangely vague and irresolute.The Color Line|William Benjamin Smith
This is the family of the Boidae, or “boas,” to which the one in question was generically related.The Young Yagers|Mayne Reid
The northern Kwakiutl are divided, says Dr. Boas, into "septs" and "clans."Method in the Study of Totemism|Andrew Lang