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wab

[ wahb ]
/ wɑb /
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noun Scot. and North England.

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Example sentences from the Web for wab

  • My father had the Peeto-wab-i-ush once, the little medicine deer, and so he never failed in hunting but twice.

    Rolf In The Woods|Ernest Thompson Seton
  • He was of the lineage of the noted war-chief, Abojeeg, or Wab Ojeeg.

    The Indian in his Wigwam|Henry R. Schoolcraft
  • I've left the want to come at the wab's en', an' I ha'e nae time to mak' it guid noo.

    Betty Grier|Joseph Waugh
  • Young Wellwood 'll gie her silks and satins by the wab, and siller in gowpens.

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