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Origin of marabou
Words nearby marabou
Example sentences from the Web for marabou
Louis Vuitton Marc Jacobs exhibition opens in Paris with cocktails and marabou.
They were worth to us about sixpence apiece, while marabou feathers are scarcely to be had for money in Europe.
This being the case, there is a proverb about cleanliness that makes one wonder why the marabou stork doesn't wash himself.
After leaving the vley where the marabou were, we rode on and on across the shadeless, waterless, sun-baked plain.
Yes, there could be no doubt about it; they were marabou feathers, of perfect texture, and large size.
It was near to where I had seen the marabou on my way up, but these beautiful creatures had now all disappeared.
British Dictionary definitions for marabou
- a fine white raw silk
- fabric made of this