One of my servants came to me this morning, and told me that there was a boa-constrictor in the garden.
Why doubt, then, that the sea can breed a snake to eclipse the boa-constrictor?
Financially speaking, Monsieur Grandet was something between a tiger and a boa-constrictor.
“And a giraffe, a crocodile, and a boa-constrictor,” said Jack.
He seemed to swallow it as though he were a boa-constrictor.
Why, you must have been gorging yourself like a boa-constrictor, and been sleeping it off.
We are not bound, like the boa-constrictor, to swallow all or none.
I am weary of that boa-constrictor, a Naples cabman after dark.
Maddened with pain, the Buñgisñgis went in search of the monkey, and found him playing with a boa-constrictor.
In the low, marshy grounds the boa-constrictor and other reptiles abound.