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Example sentences from the Web for howdah
The howdah, pierced all over with arrows, had something the appearance of a porcupine or a giant pincushion.Female Warriors, Vol. I (of 2)|Ellen C. Clayton
Chilled with the nearness of death, Nelson counted six mail-clad warriors in the howdah.
There was no howdah, and it was a difficult feat to sit back of the mahout.
He made such tremendous springs, that I thought every moment he must reach the howdah, and select a victim from among us.
Without even pausing to think it over Rajah bent his calloused knees, and gratefully Kathlyn crawled back into the howdah.