The few resident males are either biological sons or “baboos” (lovers) of the successful madams.
Bengali baboos vainly petitioned the British government to pass the bill in all its integrity.
In the evening the Maharajah gave a party to all the native notabilities of the city; great attendance of baboos.
Karlee had not served the Sahibs, and observed "Young Bengal" baboos, in vain.
The great purveyor was right, because the baboos give large orders and pay regularly for fear of exposure.
He was very polite himself and made the most beautiful bows to all the baboos.
Recognising the baboos as the immediate cause of their disturbance, they attacked them with indomitable courage.