/ (kəˈbɒb) /
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a variant of kebab
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How to use cabob in a sentence
Mr. Cabob, who probably knew that he must pay well for his smiles, never said anything about it.
She managed better with old Mr. Cabob, who had certainly received many of Mrs. Carbuncle's smiles, and who was very rich.
Duckling; cabob curry of chicken-liver with Bombay ducks—really, Mr. Beck, this dinner is worth a dukedom.The Golden Butterfly|Walter Besant
Cabob, ka-bob′, n. an Oriental dish of pieces of meat roasted with herbs: roast meat generally in India.