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How to use Mab in a sentence

  • Soon after, in a wilder phase of Clyde weather, 'Mab' and 'Varuna' were caught by a fierce squall and laid down to it.

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  • Rounding mark-boats and lightships is thrilling work, and beautifully it is done on 'Queen Mab.'

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  • As with Mr. Jameson's 'Irex,' 'Mab's' centreboard was discarded, and each became the crack of her respective season.

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  • See Empson yourself; he will put my stepper Mab to the light trap; no delay.

  • Mab lies a senseless weight in Jack's arms as they are borne on towards the whirlpool; once there, their fate will be sealed.

British Dictionary definitions for Mab


/ (mæb) /

  1. (in English and Irish folklore) a fairy queen said to create and control men's dreams

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