[ mawr-os, mohr- ]

nounClassical Mythology.
  1. a child of Nyx, and the personification of fate.

Words Nearby Moros Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use Moros in a sentence

  • They landed more than six hundred of their men and more than one thousand Moros of the country, who also came in their ships.

  • The Moros possessed a large number of Remington rifles, looted from the Spaniards, on whom they had often made surprise raids.

    The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
  • Arrived at Súgud, the Moros kept up a constant fire from the hills on the American front.

    The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
  • Finally all the combustible portion of the fort was burnt to the ground, 12 cannon were captured, and about 60 Moros were slain.

    The Philippine Islands | John Foreman
  • The sleeping mat1 is used throughout the Christian provinces, and is also found among the Moros.

    Philippine Mats | Hugo H. Miller