Bora Bora

[ bawr-uh bawr-uh; bohr-uh bohr-uh ]
/ ˈbɔr ə ˈbɔr ə; ˈboʊr ə ˈboʊr ə /
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noun

an island in the Society Islands, in the S Pacific, NW of Tahiti. 15 sq. mi. (39 sq. km).
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Examples from the Web for bora bora

  • Clearly someone in the political office needs a vacation, perhaps an embassy post in Bora-Bora.

    Why Democrats Are Smiling|Eric Alterman|November 5, 2009|DAILY BEAST
  • We weren't hardly clear of Bora-bora when we sights a brigantine away to windward and bearing down on us before the wind.

    A Modern Buccaneer|Rolf Boldrewood

British Dictionary definitions for bora bora

Bora Bora

/ (ˈbɔːrə ˈbɔːrə) /

noun

an island in the S Pacific, in French Polynesia, in the Society Islands: one of the Leeward Islands. Area: 39 sq km (15 sq miles)
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