noun, plural car·bos. Informal.
Origin of carbo
Definition for carbo (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for carbo
Carbo, who had succeeded Cinna, was as bitter against him as Cinna had been.Ancient Rome|Mary Agnes Hamilton
From the north, Marius, Sertorius, and Carbo were advancing with considerable forces.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 1 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
It was considered also that Pompeius triumphed over the misfortunes of Carbo in an inhuman manner.Plutarch's Lives Volume III.|Plutarch
But to give it some fancied extra flavour, a live coal (carbo vegetable) is plunged into the potion to the bottom.Voyage of the Liberdade|Captain Joshua Slocum
That that very Carbo who obtained supreme control of Rome had fewer by one?The Apologia and Florida of Apuleius of Madaura|Lucius Apuleius