Bombay


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Bom·bay

 (bŏm-bā′)
See Mumbai.

Bombay

(bɒmˈbeɪ)
n
1. (Placename) the former English name of Mumbai
2. (Breeds) a breed of black short-haired medium-sized cat

Bom•bay

(bɒmˈbeɪ)

n.
a seaport in and the capital of Maharashtra, in W India, on the Arabian Sea. 9,925,891.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Bombay - a city in western India just off the coast of the Arabian Sea; India's 2nd largest city (after Calcutta); has the only natural deep-water harbor in western India
Bharat, India, Republic of India - a republic in the Asian subcontinent in southern Asia; second most populous country in the world; achieved independence from the United Kingdom in 1947
Translations
Bombay
Бомбей

Bombay

[bɒmˈbeɪ]
A. NBombay m
B. CPD Bombay duck N (Culin) pescado seco utilizado en la elaboración del curry

Bombay

n (Hist) → Bombay nt (Hist) ? Mumbai
References in classic literature ?
The ship (barring accidents) will touch at no other port on her way out; and the authorities at Bombay (already communicated with by letter, overland) will be prepared to board the vessel, the moment she enters the harbour.
the Bombay House, and how it was thought the Calcutta House must go too; how very imprudent, to say the least of it, Mrs.
Regent street is not unknown to Lascars and Malays; and at Bombay, in the Apollo Green, live Yankees have often scared the natives.
Rushmore Coglan prattled of this little planet I thought with glee of a great almost-cosmopolite who wrote for the whole world and dedicated himself to Bombay.
Paris, 27; Glasgow, 27; London, 28; Vienna, 28; Augsburg, 28; Braunschweig, 28; K:onigsberg, 29; Cologne, 29; Dresden, 29; Hamburg, 29; Berlin, 30; Bombay, 30; Warsaw, 31; Breslau, 31; Odessa, 32; Munich, 33; Strasburg, 33, Pesth, 35; Cassel, 35; Lisbon, 36; Liverpool, 36; Prague, 37; Madras, 37; Bucharest, 39; St.
Only one that we know of,--Major Sholto, of his own regiment, the 34th Bombay Infantry.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 08 (NewsVoir): The Bombay Natural Company, an all-women organic food brand started by Pooja Mehta has partnered with Hey DeeDee, India's first all-women instant parcel delivery service, started by Revathi Roy.
Tenders Are Invited For Comprehensive Annual Maintenance Contract Of Hardware Items Installed At Bombay High Court
Bombay Chowpatty, an eatery that offers Bombay street food, now features a "refreshed look and feel, including a smart new uniform" for the staff.
ISLAMABAD -- The Crescent Star Foods team celebrated Independence Day with the re-launch of the Bombay Chowpatty outlet at Dolmen Mall, Tariq Road.
India, June 6 -- Tata Motors has announced its support for the IIT Bombay Racing Team as its official automotive partner.