bongo bongo  /ˈbɑŋ ˌɡoʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a small drum; played with the hands
  2. (n) large forest antelope of central Africa having a reddish-brown coat with white stripes and spiral horns

Usage(s):

  1. As he did, out came a resonant twang like the sound of a tight-skinned bongo drum.
  2. Give Nintendo credit: it will try anything to help you get your game on, and if that means hooking up a pair of bongo drums to a game console, so be it.
  3. There's also no way to save various recorded tracks if, for instance, you create a real, live bongo loop that you deem worthy of future use.

News

  1. International Symposium to Celebrate the Albert Schweitzer Hospital Centennial

    LIBREVILLE, Gabon, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- - July 6-7 2013 ,   Libreville and Lambaréné ,   Gabon -   Under the High Patronage of H.E. ALI BONGO ONDIMBA 2013 marks the centennial anniversary of Nobel ...
    on June 28, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. African country looks to connect in Carolinas

    The central African nation of Gabon is looking to develop economic ties in the Carolinas. A partnership between the Gabonese government and U.S. firms aims to develop strategic sectors in Gabon, where President Ali Bongo has created a plan of economic development.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Charlotte Post

Quotes

  1. "President Bongo played a key role in developing and shaping the strong bilateral relationship that exists between Gabon and the United States today," Obama said, praising Bongo for contributions to peace and environmental protection.
    on Jun 9, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Xinhua

  2. "I held up the check and said, 'Look, Bongo!' to one of our gorillas," Hanna said. "Wouldn't you know that gorilla grabbed it and ate it? And I've got the pictures to prove it."
    on May 7, 2008 By: Jack Hanna Source: USA Today

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