[ kar-uh-nee; Spanish kah-raw-nee ]

  1. a river in SE Venezuela, flowing N to the Orinoco River. 550 miles (885 km) long.

Words Nearby Caroní Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Caroní in a sentence

  • Thence he would have ascended the Caroni, but his men could not row a stone's throw in an hour.

    Sir Walter Ralegh | William Stebbing
  • Aguacagua, an Indian mission, on a branch of the Oronoco, called Caroni.

    The Indian in his Wigwam | Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • Berreo reoccupied the site; and Keymis found the mouth of the Caroni blocked, and guarded by a battery.

    Sir Walter Ralegh | William Stebbing
  • His account of the great cataract at the junction of the tributary Caroni is very graphic.

    A Book of Discovery | Margaret Bertha (M. B.) Synge
  • Caroni, the famous grand opera leader, stood ready to conduct.

    Carmen Ariza | Charles Francis Stocking