follow Dictionary.com

Is irregardless a word?

Tombouctou

[tawn-book-too] /tɔ̃ bukˈtu/
noun
1.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Tombouctou
Historical Examples
  • And before he could answer she turned round, smiling, and said: "Petite Fille de Tombouctou."

    The Way of Ambition Robert Hichens
  • No one would harm her were she to wander alone to Tombouctou.

    The Garden Of Allah Robert Hichens
  • Let us ride out on the Tombouctou road and see the moon rise.

    The Garden Of Allah Robert Hichens
  • To go there one takes the caravan route that the natives call the route to Tombouctou.

    The Garden Of Allah Robert Hichens
British Dictionary definitions for Tombouctou

Tombouctou

/tɔ̃buktu/
noun
1.
the French name for Timbuktu
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Tombouctou

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Tombouctou

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for tombouctou