Definition of Cabas

1. n. A flat basket or frail for figs, etc.; hence, a lady's flat workbasket, reticule, or hand bag; -- often written caba.



Definition of Cabas

1. caba [n] - See also: caba

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cabas

caballed
caballer
caballero
caballeros
caballers
caballine
caballing
cabals
cabalzarite
caban
cabana
cabanas
cabane
cabaret
cabarets
cabas (current term)
cabbage
cabbage-bark tree
cabbage bark
cabbage goiter
cabbage palm
cabbage palmetto
cabbage palms
cabbage tree
cabbage white
cabbage whites

Literary usage of Cabas

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1. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1901)
"This common peasants' word cabas was subjected to a fashionable craze in the ... Alex andrine, bring me down my cabas. I muet hav something to toss these ..."

2. Hakluytus Posthumus: Contayning a History of the World in Sea Voyages and by Samuel Purchas (1905)
"... which they powre into a great cabas, which growes upon Trees, whereof some are halfe as big as a Kilderkin, and will hold at least twelve Kans, ..."

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