noun, plural di·ab·o·los for 2.
Origin of diabolo
Examples from the Web for diabolo
We invented and played at 'Diabolo' when the Britons were painted blue and lived in the woods.Orpheus in Mayfair and Other Stories and Sketches|Maurice Baring
All things and all thoughts come back in this play like the top spun by a skilful player of diabolo.August Strindberg, the Spirit of Revolt|L. (Lizzy) Lind-af-Hageby
Segovia still carries on her shield this "Puente del diabolo," with the head of a Roman peering above it.Cathedrals of Spain|John A. (John Allyne) Gade
They are the dicone (the shape of a diabolo) and the cylinder.Form and Function|E. S. (Edward Stuart) Russell
What you call Socialism is his intellectual equivalent for Diabolo and Limerick competitions.Letters of Travel (1892-1913)|Rudyard Kipling