[ hou-rah ]
/ ˈhaʊ rɑ /
a city in W Bengal, in E India, on the Hooghly River opposite Calcutta.
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Also Hao·ra [hou-ruh, -rah] /ˈhaʊ rə, -rɑ/
Words nearby Howrah
, howling success
, Howlin' Wolf
, how many angels can stand (dance) on the head of a pin?
, Howship's lacuna
, how so?
, how's that
, how's tricks?
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How to use Howrah in a sentence
Another day found me walking alone near the Howrah railway station.
Take Maharajah Howrah here; his father was a man with whom any soldier might be proud to pick a quarrel.
I intend to do all in my power to put a stop to their ghoulish practices, and Maharajah Howrah knows what my intentions are.
He was known to have engaged a new servant when he rode away from Howrah and to have left his trusted man behind.
British Dictionary definitions for Howrah
an industrial city in E India, in West Bengal on the Hooghly River opposite Kolkata (Calcutta). Pop: 1 008 704 (2001)
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