Definition for colombo (2 of 2)
OTHER WORDS FROM Sri LankaSri Lankan, adjective, noun
Examples from the Web for colombo
“[Colombo] sits like a baby next to Carl [Gambino] all the time,” DeCavalcante said.Jersey’s True-Life Tony Soprano: Meet the DeCavalcante Crime Family|Michael Daly|June 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The 2013 Chogm takes place in Colombo, Sri Lanka, from 15 to 17 November.Queen FINALLY Eases Up On Workload And Will Cut Back On Long Haul Flights|Tom Sykes|May 7, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A few weeks later the monks laid siege to a Muslim-owned abattoir in Colombo to halt the slaughter of cattle.What Intolerant Buddhist Monks Are Doing to Sri Lanka|Kapil Komireddi|April 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Plus, a gallery of some of the blown covers, curated by Colombo.
"If you file a claim for a million, then yes, when the clawback letter comes for a million, you can't lie," Colombo said.
With great regret they left Kandy, and were soon in Colombo again.Across India|Oliver Optic
The change from oven-like Colombo in midsummer to the air of this invigorating region is truly delightful.The Pearl of India|Maturin M. Ballou
She called at my house a day or two after the Vega had left Colombo, and produced a letter, an envelope, and two or three cards.The Arena|Various
One lady had "just broke the ager on-ter her by sax-fax tea, mix'd with Colombo."The Puddleford Papers,|H. H. Riley
Recently, however, steam power has been applied in Colombo, with great advantage.The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom|P. L. Simmonds